PNU 37883 hydrochloride
Cat. No. 2095
Chemical Name: N-Cyclohexyl-N'-tricyclo[18.104.22.168,7]
Biological ActivityNovel antagonist selective for the vascular form of Kir6 (KATP) channel; inhibits Kir6 currents in isolated mesenteric artery smooth muscle cells (Kd = 65 nM) but not in cardiac or skeletal myocytes. Inhibits blood vessel relaxation and hypotension induced by pinacidil in vivo. Displays weak diuretic effects.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Humphrey and Ludens (1998) KATP-blocking diuretic PNU-37883A reduces plasma renin activity in dogs. J.Cardiovasc.Pharmacol. 31 894. PMID: 9641474.
Cui et al (2003) Different molecular sites of action for the KATP channel inhibitors, PNU-99963 and PNU-37883A. Br.J.Pharmacol. 139 122. PMID: 12746230.
Kovalev et al (2004) Molecular analysis of the subtype-selective inhibition of cloned KATP channels by PNU-37883A. Br.J.Pharmacol. 141 867. PMID: 14757705.
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