MF: C22H32O2 MW: 328.49 An antiproliferative analog of vitamin A.
Retinyl acetate (CAS 127-47-9)
Vitamin A acetate
C 22H 32O 2
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Retinyl acetate is a vitamin A analog that induces cell differentiation and inhibits cell proliferation.
1. Grubbs, C.J., et al. 1990. Anticancer Res. 10: 661-666. PMID: 2142393
Soluble in ethanol, chloroform (50 mg/ml), dichloromethane, and ether. Insoluble in water.
57-58° C (lit.)
~440.5° C at 760 mmHg (Predicted)
20 D 1.53 (Predicted)
For Research Use Only. Not Intended for Diagnostic or Therapeutic Use.
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Grubbs et al
Grubbs et al. (PubMed ID 2142393) found that retinyl acetate promoted the growth of mammary adenocarcinomas. -SCBT Publication Review
Date published: 2015-02-20
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