Cat. No. 0546
Chemical Name: N5-(1-Iminoethyl)-L-ornithine dihydrochloride
Biological ActivityInhibitor of nitric oxide (NO) synthase. Inhibits iNOS, eNOS and nNOS. Active in vivo.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Moncada et al (1997) XIV. International Union of Pharmacology nomenclature in nitric oxide research. Pharmacol.Rev. 49 137. PMID: 9228663.
Mulligan et al (1992) Protective effects of inhibitors of nitric oxide synthase in immune complex-induced vasculitis. Br.J.Pharmacol. 107 1159. PMID: 1281719.
Rees et al (1990) Characterization of three inhibitors of endothelial nitric oxide synthase in vitro and in vivo. Br.J.Pharmacol. 101 746. PMID: 1706208.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for L-NIO dihydrochloride include:
Gross et al (2013) Roles of endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) and mitochondrial permeability transition pore (MPTP) in epoxyeicosatrienoic acid (EET)-induced cardioprotection against infarction in intact rat hearts. J Mol Cell Cardiol 59 20. PMID: 23419451.
Wu et al (2013) Vasorelaxin: a novel arterial smooth muscle-relaxing eicosapeptide from the skin secretion of the Chinese piebald odorous frog (Odorrana schmackeri). PLoS One 8 e55739. PMID: 23405205.
Dai et al (2011) Lactate dilates cochlear capillaries via type V fibrocyte-vessel coupling signaled by nNOS. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 301 H1248. PMID: 21856924.
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