Cart
Metabolism PPAR GW1929

GW1929

Catalog No. TQ0156   CAS 196808-24-9

GW1929 is a potent PPAR-γ agonist (pKi: 8.84 for human PPAR-γ; pEC50s of 8.56 and 8.27 for human and murine PPAR-γ).

GW1929, CAS 196808-24-9
Pack Size Availability Price/USD Quantity
5 mg In stock 102.00
10 mg In stock 175.00
25 mg In stock 371.00
50 mg In stock 635.00
100 mg In stock 953.00
1 mL * 10 mM (in DMSO) In stock 112.00
Bulk Inquiry
Select Batch  
Purity 98.21%
Biological Description
Chemical Properties
Storage & Solubility Information
Description GW1929 is a potent PPAR-γ agonist (pKi: 8.84 for human PPAR-γ; pEC50s of 8.56 and 8.27 for human and murine PPAR-γ).
Kinase Assay Ligand binding to bacterially expressed ligand-binding domain (LBD) of hPPAR-γ is determined by the scintillation proximity assay (SPA). The assay measures the ability of putative ligands to displace receptor-bound [3H]BRL 49653. Assays are conducted in 96-well plates. Wells contained varying concentrations of GW1929 or troglitazone; streptavidin-modified SPA beads to which biotinylated PPAR-γ LBD is prebound; and 10 nM of the specific radioligand [3H]BRL 49653 in a volume of 100 μL. The amount of nonspecific binding, as assessed by control wells that contained 50 μM of the corresponding unlabeled ligand, is subtracted from each data point. For each compound tested, plots of ligand concentration versus counts/min of radioligand bound are constructed, and apparent Ki values are estimated from a nonlinear least-squares fit of the data, assuming simple competitive binding. The results are expressed as pKi, where pKi = -log10(KI) [1].
Cell Research
For the experiments, the cells are plated in 96-well plates at a density of 2 × 10^5 cells per cm2 and cultured in the presence of TBBPA, in concentrations ranging from 1 nM to 100 μM TBBPA. TBBPA is dissolved in DMSO, resulting in a final vehicle concentration of 0.1 % (v/v). Control (no vehicle) and DMSO-treated wells are included in the experimental design to determine the effect of DMSO. To study whether PPAR-γ is involved in the neurotoxic effect of TBBPA, cells are co-treated with 10 μM TBBPA and 10 μM GW1929 or GW9662. After 6 or 24 h of culture, 100 μL medium is collected for the LDH analysis, and the cells are collected and frozen at −70°C for the caspase-3 activity measurements [2].
Animal Research
Animals are housed at 72°F and 50% relative humidity with a 12-h light and dark cycle and fed Formulab Diet 5008. Age- (60-day) and glucose-matched male Zucker diabetic fatty rats are gavaged twice daily for 14 days with vehicle (0.05 M N-methylglucamine), GW1929 (0.5, 1.0, or 5.0 mg/kg), or troglitazone (as the milled extrudate, in a suspension in methylcellulose, 50, 150, and 500 mg/kg). Another group of animals receives a mixture of Humulin N and Humulin R by subcutaneous injection twice daily. On days 7 and 14 of dosing, nonfasted measurements of glucose, lactate, insulin, total cholesterol, TGs, F FAs, and hematocrit are obtained. On day 14 of dosing, samples for serum drug levels (2-h postdose) and glycosylated hemoglobin measurements are also collected. In addition, once weekly, three animals from each group are placed in metabolic chambers for 48 h for quantitation of 24-h food and water consumption. Body weights are recorded throughout the study. At the conclusion of the study, perfused pancreas experiments are performed on 12 animals (n = 4 per group) that have received either GW1929 (1 and 5 mg/kg) or vehicle, to directly evaluate the effects of treatment on basal and glucose-stimulated insulin secretion. The remaining animals are killed, and their pancreases are processed for immunocytochemistry [1].
Molecular Weight 495.57
Formula C30H29N3O4
CAS No. 196808-24-9

Storage

0-4℃ for short term (days to weeks), or -20℃ for long term (months).

Solubility Information

DMSO: 33 mg/mL (66.59 mM)

( < 1 mg/ml refers to the product slightly soluble or insoluble )

Citations

References and Literature
1. Brown KK, et al. A novel N-aryl tyrosine activator of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma reverses the diabetic phenotype of the Zucker diabetic fatty rat. Diabetes. 1999 Jul;48(7):1415-24. 2. Wojtowicz AK, et al. PPAR-γ agonist GW1929 but not antagonist GW9662 reduces TBBPA-induced neurotoxicity in primary neocortical cells. Neurotox Res. 2014 Apr;25(3):311-22.

Related Products

Related compounds with same targets
INT-131 12-O-Methylcarnosic acid Oleoylethanolamide GW1929 GW 6471 3-Guanidinopropionic Acid Growth hormone releasing peptide Ailanthoidol

Dose Conversion

Safe and effective drug dosing is necessary, regardless of its purpose of administration. Learn More

In vivo Formulation Calculator (Clear solution)

Step One: Enter information below
Dosage
mg/kg
Average weight of animals
g
Dosing volume per animal
ul
Number of animals
Step Two: Enter the in vivo formulation
% DMSO
%
% Tween 80
% ddH2O
Calculate Reset

Calculator

Molarity Calculator
Dilution Calculator
Reconstitution Calculation
Molecular Weight Calculator
=
X
X

Molarity Calculator allows you to calculate the

  • mass of a compound required to prepare a solution of known volume and concentration
  • volume of solution required to dissolve a compound of known mass to a desired concentration
  • concentration of a solution resulting from a known mass of compound in a specific volume
See Example

An example of a molarity calculation using the molarity calculator
What is the mass of compound required to make a 10 mM stock solution in 10 ml of water given that the molecular weight of the compound is 197.13 g/mol?
Enter 197.13 into the Molecular Weight (MW) box
Enter 10 into the Concentration box and select the correct unit (millimolar)
Enter 10 into the Volume box and select the correct unit (milliliter)
Press calculate
The answer of 19.713 mg appears in the Mass box

X
=
X

Calculator the dilution required to prepare a stock solution

Calculate the dilution required to prepare a stock solution
The dilution calculator is a useful tool which allows you to calculate how to dilute a stock solution of known concentration. Enter C1, C2 & V2 to calculate V1.

See Example

An example of a dilution calculation using the Tocris dilution calculator
What volume of a given 10 mM stock solution is required to make 20ml of a 50 μM solution?
Using the equation C1V1 = C2V2, where C1=10 mM, C2=50 μM, V2=20 ml and V1 is the unknown:
Enter 10 into the Concentration (start) box and select the correct unit (millimolar)
Enter 50 into the Concentration (final) box and select the correct unit (micromolar)
Enter 20 into the Volume (final) box and select the correct unit (milliliter)
Press calculate
The answer of 100 microliter (0.1 ml) appears in the Volume (start) box

=
/

Calculate the volume of solvent required to reconstitute your vial

The reconstitution calculator allows you to quickly calculate the volume of a reagent to reconstitute your vial.
Simply enter the mass of reagent and the target concentration and the calculator will determine the rest.

g/mol

Enter the chemical formula of a compound to calculate its molar mass and elemental composition

Tip: Chemical formula is case sensitive: C10H16N2O2 c10h16n2o2

Instructions to calculate molar mass (molecular weight) of a chemical compound:
To calculate molar mass of a chemical compound, please enter its chemical formula and click 'Calculate'.
Definitions of molecular mass, molecular weight, molar mass and molar weight:
Molecular mass (molecular weight) is the mass of one molecule of a substance and is expressed in the unified atomic mass units (u). (1 u is equal to 1/12 the mass of one atom of carbon-12)
Molar mass (molar weight) is the mass of one mole of a substance and is expressed in g/mol.

bottom

Tech Support

Answers to questions you may have can be found in the Inhibitor Handling Instructions. Topics include how to prepare stock solutions, how to store Products, and issues that need special attention for cell-based assays and animal experiments.