Guanabenz acetate

Cat. No. 0885

Guanabenz acetate C8H8Cl2N4.CH3CO2H [23256-50-0]

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Chemical Name: [(2,6-Dichlorobenzylidene)amino]guanidine acetate

Biological Activity

α2-adrenergic agonist and IGRS (imidazoline I2 binding site) selective ligand.

Technical Data

Soluble to 75 mM in DMSO
>98 %
Store at RT

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.

Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet

References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Evans and Anderson (1995) Renal effects of infusion of rilmenidine and guanabenz in conscious dogs: contribution of peripheral and central nervous system α2-adrenoceptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 116 1557. PMID: 8564219.

Michel and Insel (1989) Are there multiple imidazoline binding sites? Trends Pharmacol.Sci. 10 342. PMID: 2690423.

Holmes et al (1983) Guanabenz. A review of its pharmacodynamic properties and therapeutic efficacy in hypertension. Drugs 26 212. PMID: 6352237.

Merck Index 12 4585.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Guanabenz acetate include:

Hamamura et al (2015) Chondroprotective effects of Salubrinal in a mouse model of osteoarthritis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 4 84. PMID: 25977571.

Wan et al (2014) Distinctive subcellular inhibition of cytokine-induced SRC by salubrinal and fluid flow. PLoS One 9 e105699. PMID: 25157407.

Ye et al (2013) Pharmaceutically controlled designer circuit for the treatment of the metabolic syndrome. J Korean Med Sci 110 141. PMID: 23248313.

Cardin and Schmidt (2004) Noradrenergic inputs mediate state dependence of auditory responses in the avian song system. Bone Joint Res 24 7745. PMID: 15342742.

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