Cat. No. 1949
Chemical Name: (-)-6-8-Difluoro-2,3,4,9-tetrahydro
Biological ActivityPotent and selective thromboxane A2/prostaglandin endoperoxide receptor antagonist (IC50 = 5.5 nM). Inhibits U-44069-induced contractions of guinea pig trachea (pA2 = 9.0) and human platelet aggregation in vitro (IC50 = 6.5 nM). Also prevents thromboxane-mediated endothelial cell death. Orally active in vivo.
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Beauchamp et al (2001) Role of thromboxane in retinal microvascular degeneration in oxygen-induced retinopathy. J.Appl.Physiol. 90 2279. PMID: 11356793.
Ford-Hutchinson et al (1989) The pharmacology of L-670,596, a potent and selective thromboxane/prostaglandin endoperoxide receptor antagonist. Can.J.Physiol.Pharmacol. 67 989. PMID: 2598135.
Girard et al (1989) Tetrahydrocarbazol-1-acetic acids: new class of thromboxane receptor antagonists. Prog.Clin.Biol.Res. 301 585. PMID: 2529558.
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