Potent and selective protease-activated receptor 2 (PAR2) agonist (pEC50 = 6.7) that displays no activity at other PAR subtypes or at over 30 other receptors involved in nociception and inflammation. Stimulates cell proliferation, PI hydrolysis and Ca2+ mobilization in vitro (pEC50 values are 6.7, 5.9 and 6.6 respectively) and exhibits pronociceptive activity in vivo.
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 518.36. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||1.93 mL||9.65 mL||19.29 mL|
|5 mM||0.39 mL||1.93 mL||3.86 mL|
|10 mM||0.19 mL||0.96 mL||1.93 mL|
|50 mM||0.04 mL||0.19 mL||0.39 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Seitzberg et al (2008) Discovery of potent and selective small-molecule PAR-2 agonists. J.Med.Chem. 51 5490 PMID: 18720984
Gardell et al (2008) Identification and characterization of novel small-molecule protease-activated receptor 2 agonists. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 327 799 PMID: 18768780
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4 Citations for AC 55541
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Alkhani et al (2014) Contribution of TRPC3 to store-operated calcium entry and inflammatory transductions in primary nociceptors. Neuropsychopharmacology 10 43 PMID: 24965271
Shi et al (2015) Alterations in serotonin, transient receptor potential channels and protease-activated receptors in rats with irritable bowel syndrome attenuated by Shugan decoction. J Immunol 21 4852 PMID: 25944998
White et al (2015) A brief exposure to tryptase or thrombin potentiates fibrocyte differentiation in the presence of serum or serum amyloid p. Mol Pain 194 142 PMID: 25429068
Tripathi et al (2014) Protease-activated receptor 2 (PAR2) is upregulated by Acanthamoeba plasminogen activator (aPA) and induces proinflammatory cytokine in human corneal epithelial cells. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55 3912 PMID: 24876278
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