Cat. No. 5349

Treprostinil C23H34O5 [81846-19-7]

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Chemical Name: 2-[[(1R,2R,3aS,9aS)-2,3,3a,4,9,9a-Hexahydro-2-hydroxy-1-[(3S)-3-hydroxyoctyl]-1H-benz[f]inden-5-yl]oxy]acetic acid

Biological Activity

Potent prostacyclin (PGI2) analog (EC50 values are 0.6, 1.9 and 6.2 nM at DP1, IP and EP2 receptors respectively). Causes vasodilation of human pulmonary arteries and inhibits NFκB nuclear translocation in human alveolar macrophages in vitro.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 50 mM in ethanol
>98 %
Store at -20°C

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Whittle et al (2012) Binding and activity of the prostacyclin receptor (IP) agonists, treprostinil and iloprost, at human prostanoid receptors: treprostinil is a potent DP1 and EP2 agonist. Biochem.Pharmacol. 84 68. PMID: 22480736.

Fontana et al (2007) Treprostinil potentiates the positive inotropic effect of catecholamines in adult rat ventricular cardiomyocytes. Br.J.Pharmacol. 151 779. PMID: 17533419.

Raychaudhuri et al (2002) The prostacyclin analogue treprostinil blocks NFκB nuclear translocation in human alveolar macrophages. J.Biol.Chem. 277 33344. PMID: 12082102.

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