TGN 020

Cat. No. 5425

TGN 020 C8H6N4OS [51987-99-6]

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Chemical Name: N-1,3,4-Thiadiazol-2-yl-3-pyridinecarboxamide

Biological Activity

Aquaporin 4 (AQP4) channel blocker (IC50 = 3.1 μM). Increases regional cerebral blood flow and reduces ischemia-induced brain edema in mice.

Technical Data

Soluble to 20 mM in DMSO and to 10 mM in 1eq. HCl with gentle warming
>99 %
Store at RT

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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

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Igarashi et al (2013) Inhibition of aquaporin-4 significantly increases regional cerebral blood flow. Neuroreport 24 324. PMID: 23462267.

Igarashi and Huber (2011) Pretreatment with a novel aquaporin 4 inhibitor, TGN-020, significantly reduces ischemic cerebral edema. Neurol.Sci. 32 113. PMID: 20924629.

Huber et al (2009) Identification of aquaporin 4 inhibitors using in vitro and in silico methods. Bioorg.Med.Chem. 17 411. PMID: 18182301.

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