Cat. No. 3380
Chemical Name: N-(Benzylamidino)-3,5-diamino-6-chl
Biological ActivityNa+/Ca2+ exhanger (NCX) inhibitor (IC50 ~ 100 nM); TRPP3 channel blocker (IC50 = 1.1 μM for inhibition of Ca2+-activated TRPP3 channel activity). Also non-selective Deg/ENaC family blocker; reduces mechanosensitivity of colonic afferents. More potent derivative of amiloride (Cat. No. 0890).
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Dai et al (2007) Inhibition of TRPP3 channel by amiloride and analogs. Mol.Pharmacol. 72 1576. PMID: 17804601.
Page et al (2007) Acid sensing ion channels 2 and 3 are required for inhibition of visceral nociceptors by benzamil. Pain 133 150. PMID: 17467171.
Fischer et al (2002) Characterization of a Na+-Ca2+ exchanger in podocytes. Nephrol.Dial.Transplant. 17 1742. PMID: 12270979.
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