Calcium chelator; protects against cell death caused by nitric oxide-induced calcium influx into nerve cells.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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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 380.35. 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||2.63 mL||13.15 mL||26.29 mL|
|5 mM||0.53 mL||2.63 mL||5.26 mL|
|10 mM||0.26 mL||1.31 mL||2.63 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.26 mL||0.53 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Boullerne et al (2001) Role of calcium in nitric oxide-induced cytotoxicity: EGTA protects mouse oligodendrocytes. J.Neurosci.Res. 63 124 PMID: 11169622
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3 Citations for EGTA
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for EGTA include:
Shambharkar et al (2015) TMEM203 Is a Novel Regulator of Intracellular Calcium Homeostasis and Is Required for Spermatogenesis. BMC Complement Altern Med 10 e0127480 PMID: 25996873
Ahn et al (2015) Neuroprotection and spatial memory enhancement of four herbal mixture extract in HT22 hippocampal cells and a mouse model of focal cerebral ischemia. Carcinogenesis 15 202 PMID: 26122524
Chang et al (2013) Areca nut-induced buccal mucosa fibroblast contraction and its signaling: a potential role in oral submucous fibrosis--a precancer condition. PLoS One 34 1096 PMID: 23349021
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