Cat. No. 4214
Chemical Name: 9α,11α,15S-Trihydroxy-prosta-5Z,13E-d
Biological ActivityProstaglandin E2 and F2α receptor agonist. Naturally-occurring prostaglandin and potent vasoconstrictor. Induces cardiomyocyte hypertrophy in vitro. Exhibits luteolytic activity.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Girsh and Dekel (2002) Involvement of endothelin-1 and its receptors in PGF2α-induced luteolysis in the rat. Mol.Reprod.Dev. 63 71. PMID: 12211063.
Lai et al (1996) Prostaglandin F2 alpha induces cardiac myocyte hypertrophy in vitro and cardiac growth in vivo. Am.J.Physiol. 271 2197.
Samuelsson et al (1978) Prostaglandins and throboxanes. Annu.Rev.Biochem. 47 997. PMID: 209733.
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