Cat. No. 1510
Alternative Name: OKY 046
Chemical Name: (2E)-3-[4-(1H-Imidazol-1-ylmethyl)p
Biological ActivityPotent and selective inhibitor of thromboxane (TXA2) synthetase (IC50 = 4 nM). Does not inhibit prostacyclin (PGI2) synthetase, cyclooxygenase or PGE2 isomerase (IC50 > 1 mM). Inhibits platelet aggregation in vitro and arachidonate-induced arterial contraction in vivo.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Naito et al (1983) Effects of thromboxane synthetase inhibitors on aggregation of rabbit platelets. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 91 41. PMID: 6413227.
Hiraku et al (1986) Pharmacological studies on the TXA2 synthetase inhibitor (E)-3-[p-(1H-imidazol-1ylmethyl)phenyl]-2-propenoic acid (OKY-046). Jpn.J.Pharmacol. 41 393. PMID: 3093741.
Shinagawa et al (2000) Participation of thromboxane A2 in the cough response in guinea-pigs: antitussive effect of ozagrel. Br.J.Pharmacol. 131 266. PMID: 10991919.
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Keywords: Ozagrel hydrochloride, supplier, Selective, thromboxane, A2, synthetase, inhibitors, Thromboxane, TP, Prostanoid, Synthases, Synthetases, prostaglandins, prostacyclins, eicosanoids, OKY046, Tocris Bioscience, Prostanoid Receptors
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