L-Canavanine sulfate

Cat. No. 0673

L-Canavanine sulfate C5H12N4O3.H2SO4 [2219-31-0]

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Chemical Name: L-2-Amino-4-(guanidiooxy)butyric acid sulfate

Biological Activity

NO synthase inhibitor.

Technical Data

Soluble in water
Desiccate at +4°C

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

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Dokita et al (1994) Involvement of nitric oxide and cyclic GMP in rabbit urethral relaxation. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 269 269. PMID: 7851504.

Knowles et al (1994) Nitric oxide synthases in mammals. Biochem.J. 298 249. PMID: 7510950.

Teale and Atkinson (1994) L-Canavanine restores blood pressure in a rat model of endotoxic shock. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 271 87. PMID: 7535234.

Moore and Handy (1997) Selective inhibitors of neuronal nitric oxide synthase - is no NOS really good NOS for the nervous system? TiPS 18 204. PMID: 9226999.

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