Chemical Name: 2,3,3a,8b-Tetrahydro-2-hydroxy-1-(3-hydroxy-4-methyl-1-octen-6-yn-1-yl)-1H-cyclopenta[b]benzofuran-5-butanoic acid sodium salt
Biological Activity Potent IP receptor agonist; analog of Epoprostenol (Cat. No. 2989). Potently inhibits ADP-induced platelet aggregation and P-selectin expression in vitro (pIC50 values are 8.26 and 8.56, respectively). Also increases vasodilation and reduces pulmonary hypertension in vivo. Orally active.
Soluble to 25 mM in DMSO
Store at -20°C
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