Chemical Name: 6-(1-Piperidinyl)-2,4-pyrimidinediamine 3-oxide
Biological ActivityMinoxidil is an antihypertensive. Antialopecia agent. Kir6 channel (KATP) activator.
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Minoxidil upregulates the expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in human hair dermal papilla cells.
Lachgar et al.
Enzymatic and non-enzymatic sulfation mechanisms in the biological actions of minoxidil.
Meisheri et al.
Effects of the arterial vasodilator minoxidil on cardiovascular structure and sympathetic activity in spontaneously hypertensive rats.
Tsoporis et al.
Citation for Minoxidil
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Label-free cell phenotypic profiling decodes the composition and signaling of an endogenous ATP-sensitive potassium channel.
Authors: Sun Et al.
Sci Rep 2014;4:4934
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