Suramin hexasodium salt
Cat. No. 1472
Chemical Name: 8,8'-[Carbonylbis[imino-3,1-phenylen
Biological ActivityNon-selective P2 purinergic antagonist. Also blocks calmodulin binding to recognition sites and G protein coupling to G protein-coupled receptors. Increases open probability of ryanodine receptor (RyR) channels. Anticancer and antiviral agent.
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Voogd et al (1993) Recent research on the biological activity of suramin. Pharmacol.Rev. 45 177. PMID: 8396782.
Beindl et al (1996) Inhibition of receptor/G protein coupling by suramin analogues. Mol.Pharmacol. 50 415. PMID: 8700151.
Charlton et al (1996) PPADS and suramin as antagonists at cloned P2Y- and P2U-purinoceptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 118 704. PMID: 8762097.
Klinger et al (2001) Suramin and the suramin analogue NF307 discriminate among calmodulin-binding sites. Biochem.J. 355 827. PMID: 11311147.
Hill et al (2004) Functional regulation of the cardiac ryanodine receptor by suramin and calmodulin involves multiple binding sites. Mol.Pharmacol. 65 1258. PMID: 15102954.
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Keywords: Suramin hexasodium salt, supplier, Non-Selective, P2, antagonists, P2X, P2Y, Uncouples, G, proteins, from, receptors, heterotrimeric, purinoceptors