Cat. No. 4184
Chemical Name: (2R,4S)-4-[[[3,5-bis(Trifluoromethy
Biological ActivityInhibitor of cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP). Also impairs endothelial function in vivo; induces hypertension and inhibits acetylcholine-induced vasodilation in rabbit central ear artery.
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Forrest et al (2008) Torcetrapib-induced blood pressure elevation is independent of CETP inhibition and is accompanied by increasing circulating levels of aldosterone. Br.J.Pharmacol. 154 1465. PMID: 18536749.
Connelly et al (2010) Torcetrapib produces endothelial dysfunction independent of cholesteryl ester transfer protein inhibition. J.Cardiovascular Pharmacol. 55 459. PMID: 20051879.
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Keywords: Torcetrapib, supplier, hypercholesterolemia, inhibits, cholesteryl, ester, transferase, protein, CETP, impairs, endothelial, function