Cat. No. 5320

CORM 3 C5H4ClNO5Ru [475473-26-8]

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Alternative Name: Carbon monoxide releasing molecule 3

Chemical Name: Tricarbonylchloro(glycinato)ruthenium

Biological Activity

Water-soluble carbon monoxide-releasing molecule. Suppresses thrombin-induced nitrite release in BV-2 microglia. Protects isolated rats hearts from reperfusion damage in vitro and is cardioprotective in a rat myocardial infarction model in vivo. Also prolongs survival of transplanted hearts in mice. Exhibits anti-inflammatory and vasorelaxant effects.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water
Store at -20°C

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Filippo et al (2012) Acute myocardial infarction in streptozotocin-induced hyperglycaemic rats: protection by a carbon monoxide-releasing molecule (CORM-3). Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol. 385 137. PMID: 22038495 .

Bani-Hani et al (2006) Modulation of thrombin-induced neuroinflammation in BV-2 microglia by carbon monoxide-releasing molecule 3. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 318 1315. PMID: 16772536.

Sawle et al (2005) Carbon monoxide-releasing molecules (CO-RMs) attenuate the inflammatory response elicited by lipopolysaccharide in RAW264.7 murine macrophages. Br.J.Pharmacol. 145 800. PMID: 15880142.

Foresti et al (2004) Vasoactive properties of CORM-3, a novel water-soluble carbon monoxide-releasing molecule. Br.J.Pharmacol. 142 453. PMID: 15148243.

Clark et al (2003) Cardioprotective actions by a water-soluble carbon monoxide-releasing molecule. Circ.Res. 93 e2. PMID: 12842916.

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