Carboxy-PTIO, potassium salt

Cat. No. 0772

Carboxy-PTIO, potassium salt C14H16KN2O4 [148819-94-7]

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Chemical Name: 2-(4-Carboxyphenyl)-4,4,5,5-tetramethylimidazoline-1-oxyl-3-oxide, potassium salt

Biological Activity

A stable, water-soluble free radical that reacts stoichiometrically with NO. Almost twice as strong an inhibitor as N(ω)-nitroarginine or N-methylarginine.

Technical Data

Soluble to 25 mM in ethanol and to 10 mM in water
Desiccate at -20°C

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.

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Rand and Li (1995) Discrimination by the NO-trapping agent, carboxy-PTIO, between NO and the nitrergic transmitter but not between NO and EDRF. Br.J.Pharmacol. 116 1906. PMID: 8528578.

Tsunoda et al (1994) Vasodilator effect of carboxy-2-phenyl-4,4,5,5-tetramethylimidazoline-1-oxyl in the coronary circulation: in vivo and in vitro studies. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 262 55. PMID: 7813579.

Akaike et al (1993) Antagonistic action of imidazolineoxy N-oxides against endothelium-derived relaxing factor/NO through a radical reaction. Biochemistry 32 827. PMID: 8422387.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Carboxy-PTIO, potassium salt include:

Clark et al (2015) Selective activation of microglia facilitates synaptic strength. Cardiovasc Res 35 4552. PMID: 25788673.

Echeverría et al (2014) Endotoxin induces fibrosis in vascular endothelial cells through a mechanism dependent on transient receptor protein melastatin 7 activity. PLoS One 9 e94146. PMID: 24710004.

Jin et al (2012) Activation of the cGMP/Protein Kinase G Pathway by Nitric Oxide Can Decrease TRPV1 Activity in Cultured Rat Dorsal Root Ganglion Neurons. Korean J Physiol Pharmacol 16 211. PMID: 22802704.

Ormerod et al (2011) The role of vascular myoglobin in nitrite-mediated blood vessel relaxation. Br J Pharmacol 89 560. PMID: 20889759.

Quock et al (2011) The acute antinociceptive effect of HBO2 is mediated by a NO-cyclic GMP-PKG-KATP channel pathway in mice. Brain Res 1368 102. PMID: 20977894.

Ota et al (2010) Synaptic plasticity and NO-cGMP-PKG signaling regulate pre- and postsynaptic alterations at rat lateral amygdala synapses following fear conditioning. PLoS One 5 e11236. PMID: 20574537.

Ota et al (2010) Synaptic plasticity and NO-cGMP-PKG signaling coordinately regulate ERK-driven gene expression in the lateral amygdala and in the auditory thalamus following Pavlovian fear conditioning. Learn Mem 17 221. PMID: 20351057.

Ping and Schafe (2010) The NO-cGMP-PKG signaling pathway coordinately regulates ERK and ERK-driven gene expression at pre- and postsynaptic sites following LTP-inducing stimulation of thalamo-amygdala synapses. Neural Plast 2010 540940. PMID: 21461354.

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