Cat. No. 1698
Chemical Name: 1-[(4-Chlorophenyl)methyl]-5-fluoro
Biological ActivityPotent and selective thromboxane A2/prostaglandin endoperoxide receptor antagonist. pA2 values are 8 - 8.4 in guinea pig smooth muscle; IC50 = 7 nM for inhibition of human platelet aggregation. Orally active in vivo.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Ogletree and Allen (1992) Interspecies differences in thromboxane receptors: studies with thromboxane receptor antagonists in rat and guinea pig smooth muscles. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 260 789. PMID: 1531361.
Wainright and Parratt (1988) The effects of L655,240, a selective thromboxane and prostaglandin endoperoxide antagonist, on ischemia- and reperfusion-induced cardiac arrhythmias. J.Cardiovasc.Pharmacol. 12 264. PMID: 2464097.
Hall et al (1987) Pharmacology of L-655,240 (3-[1-(4-chlorobenzyl)-5-fluoro-3-methyl-indol-2-yl]2,2-dimethylpropanoic acid); a potent, selective thomboxane / prostaglandin endoperoxide antagonist. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 135 193. PMID: 3582493.
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Wong et al (2009) Cyclooxygenase-2-derived prostaglandin F2alpha mediates endothelium-dependent contractions in the aortae of hamsters with increased impact during aging. Circ Res 104 228. PMID: 19096033.
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