Cat. No. 2038

Iloprost C22H32O4 [78919-13-8]

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Alternative Name: ZK 36374

Chemical Name: (5E)-5-[(3aS,4R,5R,6aS)-Hexahydro-5-hydroxy-4-[(1E,3S)-3-hydroxy-4-methyl-1-octen-6-ynyl]-2(1H)-pentalenylidene]pentanoic acid

Biological Activity

Prostacyclin (PGI2) analog that binds with high affinity to IP, EP1 and EP3 receptors (Ki values are 11, 11, 56, 284, 619, 1035, 1870 and 6487 nM for IP, EP1, EP3, EP4, FP, DP, EP2 and TP receptors respectively). Inhibits platelet aggregation induced by collagen, thrombin and ADP (IC50 values are 0.24, 0.71 and 1.07 nM respectively).

Technical Data

Soluble in methyl acetate (supplied pre-dissolved - 5mg/ml)
>97 %
Desiccate at -20°C

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Schror et al (1981) The antiplatelet and cardiovascular actions of a new carbacyclin derivative (ZK 36 374) - equipotent to PGI2 in vitro. Naunyn-Schmied.Arch.Pharmacol. 316 252.

Abramovitz et al (2000) The utilization of recombinant prostanoid receptors to determine the affinities and selectivities of prostaglandins and related analogs. Biochim.Biophys.Acta 1483 285. PMID: 10634944.

Della Bella et al (2001) Novel mode of action of iloprost: in vitro down-regulaton of endothelial cell adhesion molecules. Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat. 65 73. PMID: 11403500.

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