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MedKoo CAT#: 526871

CAS#: 265129-71-3

Description: GW-7647 is a potent, selective agonist of human and murine PPARα4 It activates human PPARα, PPARγ, and PPARδ with EC50 values of 0.006, 1.1 and 6.2 µM, respectively.

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GW-7647, purity > 98%, is in stock. The same day shipping out after order is received.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 526871
Name: GW-7647
CAS#: 265129-71-3
Chemical Formula: C29H46N2O3S
Exact Mass: 502.3229
Molecular Weight: 502.76
Elemental Analysis: C, 69.28; H, 9.22; N, 5.57; O, 9.55; S, 6.38

Synonym: GW-7647; GW 7647; GW7647.

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 2-((4-(2-(3-cyclohexyl-1-(4-cyclohexylbutyl)ureido)ethyl)phenyl)thio)-2-methylpropanoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C29H46N2O3S/c1-29(2,27(32)33)35-26-18-16-24(17-19-26)20-22-31(28(34)30-25-14-7-4-8-15-25)21-10-9-13-23-11-5-3-6-12-23/h16-19,23,25H,3-15,20-22H2,1-2H3,(H,30,34)(H,32,33)


Technical Data

White to off-white solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Certificate of Analysis:

Safety Data Sheet (SDS):

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

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