Cat. No. 1188
Biological ActivitySelective ETA endothelin receptor antagonist (Ki values are 1.4 and 1500 nM at ETA and ETB receptors respectively). Reduces ischemia-induced ventricular arrhythmias in a rat model.
(Modifications: Trp-1 = D-Trp, Val-4 = D-Val, Cyclized)
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Agapitov and Haynes (2002) Role of endothelin in cardiovascular disease. J.Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst. 3 1. PMID: 11984741.
Makatani et al (2000) Effect of a novel bifunctional endothelin receptor antagonist, IRL 3630A, on guinea pig respiratory mechanics. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 406 139. PMID: 11011045.
Ekelund et al (1994) Effects of selective ETB-receptor stimulation on arterial, venous and capillary functions in cat skeletal muscle. Br.J.Pharmacol. 112 887. PMID: 7921617.
Sakamoto et al (1993) Distinct subdomains of human endothelin receptors determine their selectivity to endothelinA-selective antagonist and endothelinB-selective agonists. J.Biol.Chem. 268 8547. PMID: 8473300.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for BQ-123 include:
Faraco et al (2014) Water deprivation induces neurovascular and cognitive dysfunction through vasopressin-induced oxidative stress. Am J Pathol 34 852. PMID: 24517977.
Patel et al (2014) Activation of the endothelin system mediates pathological angiogenesis during ischemic retinopathy. J Neurosci 184 3040. PMID: 25203536.
McQueen et al (2007) Endothelin-1 activates ETA receptors to cause reflex scratching in BALB/c mice. Br J Pharmacol 151 278. PMID: 17351652.
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