Cat. No. 2208
Chemical Name: 1-[5-Ethyl-2-hydroxy-4-[[6-methyl-6
Biological ActivitySelective, competitive antagonist of BLT2 receptors (IC50 values are ~ 1 and > 10 μM at human recombinant BLT2 and BLT1 receptors respectively). Inhibits LTB4-induced contraction of lung parenchyma (pA2 = 7.2), and reduces LTB4-mediated airway obstruction in guinea pigs following i.v. and oral administration. .
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Yokomizo et al (2001) Hydroxyeicosanoids bind to and activate the low affinity leukotriene B4 receptor, BLT2. J.Biol.Chem. 276 12454. PMID: 11278893.
Herron et al (1992) Leukotriene B4 receptor antagonists: the LY255283 series of hydroxyacetophenones. J.Med.Chem. 35 1818. PMID: 1316967.
Silbaugh et al (1992) Pulmonary actions of LY255283, a leukotriene B4 receptor antagonist. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 223 57. PMID: 1335877.
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Cabral et al (2015) Leukotriene D4-induced Caco-2 cell proliferation is mediated by prostaglandin E2 synthesis. PLoS One 3. PMID: 26216432.
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