LGD-1550

Identification

Name
LGD-1550
Accession Number
DB05785
Type
Small Molecule
Groups
Investigational
Description

LGD-1550 is an orally-active synthetic aromatic retinoic acid agent with potential antineoplastic and chemopreventive activities.

Synonyms
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Categories
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UNII
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CAS number
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Weight
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Chemical Formula
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InChI Key
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InChI
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IUPAC Name
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SMILES
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Pharmacology

Indication

Investigated for use/treatment in cancer/tumors (unspecified).

Structured Indications
Not Available
Pharmacodynamics
Not Available
Mechanism of action

LGD 1550 selectively binds to all three retinoic acid receptors (RAR-alpha, RAR-beta, and RAR-gamma), resulting in alterations in the expression of genes responsible for cell differentiation and proliferation. This agent also acts as an inhibitor of activator protein 1 (AP-1), a protein that mediates trophic responses and malignant transformation.

TargetActionsOrganism
URetinoic acid receptor alphaNot AvailableHuman
URetinoic acid receptor betaNot AvailableHuman
URetinoic acid receptor gammaNot AvailableHuman
UTranscription factor AP-1Not AvailableHuman
Absorption
Not Available
Volume of distribution
Not Available
Protein binding
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Metabolism
Not Available
Route of elimination
Not Available
Half life
Not Available
Clearance
Not Available
Toxicity
Not Available
Affected organisms
Not Available
Pathways
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Pharmacogenomic Effects/ADRs
Not Available

Interactions

Drug Interactions
Not Available
Food Interactions
Not Available

References

General References
  1. Miller AB, Nettesheim P, Stewart BW: An International Evaluation of the Cancer-Preventive Potential of Nine Retinoids. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2000;1(3):195-202. [PubMed:12718664]
External Links
PubChem Substance
347910230

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials
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Pharmacoeconomics

Manufacturers
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Packagers
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Dosage forms
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Prices
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Patents
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Properties

State
Solid
Experimental Properties
Not Available
Predicted Properties
Not Available
Predicted ADMET features
Not Available

Spectra

Mass Spec (NIST)
Not Available
Spectra
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Taxonomy

Classification
Not classified

Targets

Kind
Protein
Organism
Human
Pharmacological action
Unknown
General Function
Zinc ion binding
Specific Function
Receptor for retinoic acid. Retinoic acid receptors bind as heterodimers to their target response elements in response to their ligands, all-trans or 9-cis retinoic acid, and regulate gene expressi...
Gene Name
RARA
Uniprot ID
P10276
Uniprot Name
Retinoic acid receptor alpha
Molecular Weight
50770.805 Da
Kind
Protein
Organism
Human
Pharmacological action
Unknown
General Function
Zinc ion binding
Specific Function
Receptor for retinoic acid. Retinoic acid receptors bind as heterodimers to their target response elements in response to their ligands, all-trans or 9-cis retinoic acid, and regulate gene expressi...
Gene Name
RARB
Uniprot ID
P10826
Uniprot Name
Retinoic acid receptor beta
Molecular Weight
50488.63 Da
Kind
Protein
Organism
Human
Pharmacological action
Unknown
General Function
Zinc ion binding
Specific Function
Receptor for retinoic acid. Retinoic acid receptors bind as heterodimers to their target response elements in response to their ligands, all-trans or 9-cis retinoic acid, and regulate gene expressi...
Gene Name
RARG
Uniprot ID
P13631
Uniprot Name
Retinoic acid receptor gamma
Molecular Weight
50341.405 Da
References
  1. Berman HM, Westbrook J, Feng Z, Gilliland G, Bhat TN, Weissig H, Shindyalov IN, Bourne PE: The Protein Data Bank. Nucleic Acids Res. 2000 Jan 1;28(1):235-42. [PubMed:10592235]
Kind
Protein
Organism
Human
Pharmacological action
Unknown
General Function
Transcriptional activator activity, rna polymerase ii transcription factor binding
Specific Function
Transcription factor that recognizes and binds to the enhancer heptamer motif 5'-TGA[CG]TCA-3'. Promotes activity of NR5A1 when phosphorylated by HIPK3 leading to increased steroidogenic gene expre...
Gene Name
JUN
Uniprot ID
P05412
Uniprot Name
Transcription factor AP-1
Molecular Weight
35675.32 Da

Drug created on November 18, 2007 11:27 / Updated on November 06, 2017 06:45