Chemical Name:2-Hydroxy-1-(hydroxymethyl)ethyl hexadecanoic acid ester
Biological Activity Endogenous fatty acid glycerol ester that enhances activity of 2-arachidonylglycerol (Cat. No. 1298). Does not bind to CB1 or CB2 cannabinoid receptors, but potentiates the apparent binding of 2-AG and increases its ability to inhibit adenylyl cyclase. Enhances in vivo cannabinoid effects of 2-AG following combined administration with 2-linoleoylglycerol.
Soluble to 100 mM in ethanol and to 100 mM in DMSO
Store at -20°C
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