Cat. No. 0663

L-Arginine C6H14N4O2 [74-79-3]

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Biological Activity

Precursor in the formation of nitric oxide.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water
Store at RT

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Schmidt et al (1992) Insulin secretion from pancreatic B cells caused by L-arginine-derived nitrogen oxides. Science 255 721. PMID: 1371193.

Palmer et al (1988) Vascular endothelial cells synthesise NO from L-arginine. Nature 333 664. PMID: 3131684.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for L-Arginine include:

Kittner et al (2003) Stimulation of P2Y1 receptors causes anxiolytic-like effects in the rat elevated plus-maze: implications for the involvement of P2Y1 receptor-mediated nitric oxide production. Neuropsychopharmacology 28 435. PMID: 12629523.

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