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Biological Activity for Corticosterone
Corticosterone is an endogenous glucocorticoid that acts as an agonist at glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid receptors.
Compound Libraries for Corticosterone
Technical Data for Corticosterone
|Storage||Store at RT|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only, unless stated otherwise.
Solubility Data for Corticosterone
|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions for Corticosterone
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 346.46. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree 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||2.89 mL||14.43 mL||28.86 mL|
|5 mM||0.58 mL||2.89 mL||5.77 mL|
|10 mM||0.29 mL||1.44 mL||2.89 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.29 mL||0.58 mL|
References for Corticosterone
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Lu et al (2006) International union of pharmacology. LXV. The pharmacology and classification of the nuclear receptor superfamily: glucocorticoid, mineralocorticoid, progesterone, and androgen receptors. Pharmacol.Rev. 58 782 PMID: 17132855
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2 Citations for Corticosterone
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Ahmad et al (2019) Perivascular Adipocytes Store Norepinephrine by Vesicular Transport. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 39 188 PMID: 30567483
Shikatani et al (2012) Inhibition of proliferation, migration and proteolysis contribute to corticosterone-mediated inhibition of angiogenesis. PLoS One 7 e46625 PMID: 23056375
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