Pentobarbital sodium salt

Cat. No. 4579

Pentobarbital sodium salt C11H17N2NaO3 [57-33-0]

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Chemical Name: 5-Ethyl-5-(1-methylbutyl)-2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-pyrimidinetrione sodium salt

Biological Activity

Enhances GABAergic activity. Short-acting barbiturate; long-acting barbiturate (Cat. No. 4578) also available.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water
Store at RT

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Steinbach and Akk (2001) Modulation of GABAA receptor channel gating by pentobarbital. J.Physiol. 537 715. PMID: 11744750.

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Yan et al (2016) MicroRNA-34a affects chondrocyte apoptosis and proliferation by targeting the SIRT1/p53 signaling pathway during the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis. Nat Commun 38 201. PMID: 27247228.

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