Catalog Number: 2796
Chemical Name: (S)-α-Methyl-4-(2-methylpropyl)benzeneacetic acid
Biological Activity
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that inhibits cyclooxygenase 1 and cyclooxygenase 2 (IC50 values are 12 and 80 μM respectively). Active isomer of ibuprofen.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in ethanol
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    Store at RT
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Background References
  1. Cyclooxygenase-1 and cyclooxygenase-2 selectivity of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: investigation using human peripheral monocytes.
    Kato et al.
    J.Pharm.Pharmacol., 2001;53:1679
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