Cat. No. 4818
Chemical Name: 1-(4-Fluorobenzoyl)-3-[[(6-methoxy-
Biological ActivityPotent EP2 receptor antagonist (IC50 = 16 nM for human EP2 receptors). Displays over 2000-fold selectivity for EP2 receptors over EP1, EP3, EP4, DP1 amd CRTH2 receptors; exhibits <30% binding at a diverse panel of GPCRs and ion channels at a concentration of 10 μM. Inhibits PGE2-induced increases in intracellular cAMP; reverses PGE2-invoked relaxation of mouse trachea (IC50 = 2.7 nM).
Licensing InformationSold for research purposes under agreement from Pfizer Inc.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Birrell et al (2013) Selectivity profiling of the novel EP2 receptor antagonist, PF-04418948, in functional bioassay systems: atypical affinity at the guinea pig EP2 receptor. Br.J.Pharmacol. 168 129. PMID: 22747912.
af Forselles et al (2011) In vitro and in vivo characterization of PF-04418948, a novel, potent and selective prostaglandin EP2 receptor antagonist. Br.J.Pharmacol. 164 1847. PMID: 21595651.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for PF 04418948 include:
Liu et al (2016) Oxidized phospholipid OxPAPC activates TRPA1 and contributes to chronic inflammatory pain in mice PLoS One 11 e0165200. PMID: 27812120.
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