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Z-riboside, Arasine, Acadesine


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Structural formula of Z (AICAR) (Z-riboside, Arasine, Acadesine, 5-Amino-1-β-D-ribofuranosyl-imidazole-4-carboxamide)
Structural formula of Z (AICAR)

For research use only!

Shipping: shipped at ambient temperature

Storage Conditions: store at 4 °C
Short term exposure (up to 1 week cumulative) to ambient temperature possible.

Shelf Life: 24 months after date of delivery

Molecular Formula: C9H14N4O5

Molecular Weight: 258.23 g/mol

CAS#: 2627-69-2

Purity: ≥ 98 % (HPLC)

Form: solid

Selected References:
Corton et al. (1995) 5-Aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide ribonucleoside: a specific method for activating protein kinase in intact cells? Eur J Biochem. 229:558.
Jose et al. (2011) AICAR inhibits cancer cell growth and triggers cell-type distinct effects on OXPHOS biogenesis, oxidative stress and Akt activation. Biochim Biophys Acta 1807 (6):707.
Henin et al. (1995) Inhibition of fatty acid and cholesterol synthesis by stimulation of AMP-activated protein kinase. FASEB J. 9:54.
Henin et al. (1996) Stimulation of rat liver AMP-activated protein kinase by AMP analogues. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1290:197.
Sullivan et al. (1994) Inhibition of lipolysis and lipogenesis in isolated rat adipocytes with AICAR, a cell-permeable activator of AMP-activated protein kinase. FEBS Lett. 353:33