Pravastatin sodium salt
Cat. No. 2318
Alternative Name: Eptastatin sodium
Chemical Name: (βR,δR,1S,2S,6S,8S,8aR)-1,2,6,7,8,8a-
Biological ActivityWater-soluble, competitive inhibitor of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase. Potently blocks cholesterol synthesis in vivo (Ki~ 1 nM) and displays cardioprotective properties.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Hamelin and Turgeon (1998) Hydrophilicity/lipophilicity: relevance for the pharmacology and clinical effects of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. TiPS 19 26. PMID: 9509899.
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Vainio et al (2011) Phospholipase PLA2G7, associated with aggressive prostate cancer, promotes prostate cancer cell migration and invasion and is inhibited by statins. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2 1176. PMID: 22202492.
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