Cat. No. 5353
Biological ActivitySelective connexin 43 (Cx43) hemichannel blocker; has no effect on gap junction coupling or Panx-1 channels. Reduces mitochondrial potassium influx in cardiomyocytes and attenuates glutamate-triggered ATP release in primary astrocytes. Modestly reduces infarct size in a mouse ischemia model.
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Abudara et al (2014) The connexin43 mimetic peptide Gap19 inhibits hemichannels without altering gap junctional communication in astrocytes. Front Cell Neurosci. 8. PMID: 25374505.
Boengler et al (2013) Connexin 43 impacts on mitochondrial potassium uptake. Front Pharmacol. 4. PMID: 23760924.
Wang et al (2013) Selective inhibition of Cx43 hemichannels by Gap19 and its impact on myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury. Basic Res.Cardiol. 108 309. PMID: 23184389.
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