Cat. No. 1510
Alternative Name: OKY 046
Chemical Name: (2E)-3-[4-(1H-Imidazol-1-ylmethyl)p
Biological ActivityPotent and selective inhibitor of thromboxane (TXA2) synthetase (IC50 = 4 nM). Does not inhibit prostacyclin (PGI2) synthetase, cyclooxygenase or PGE2 isomerase (IC50 > 1 mM). Inhibits platelet aggregation in vitro and arachidonate-induced arterial contraction in vivo.
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet
Shinagawa et al (2000) Participation of thromboxane A2 in the cough response in guinea-pigs: antitussive effect of ozagrel. Br.J.Pharmacol. 131 266. PMID: 10991919.
Hiraku et al (1986) Pharmacological studies on the TXA2 synthetase inhibitor (E)-3-[p-(1H-imidazol-1ylmethyl)phenyl]-2-propenoic acid (OKY-046). Jpn.J.Pharmacol. 41 393. PMID: 3093741.
Naito et al (1983) Effects of thromboxane synthetase inhibitors on aggregation of rabbit platelets. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 91 41. PMID: 6413227.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Ozagrel hydrochloride include:
Wong et al (2009) Cyclooxygenase-2-derived prostaglandin F2alpha mediates endothelium-dependent contractions in the aortae of hamsters with increased impact during aging. Circ Res 104 228. PMID: 19096033.
Rancillac et al (2006) Glutamatergic Control of Microvascular Tone by Distinct GABA Neurons in the Cerebellum. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 26 6997. PMID: 16807329.
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