Antagonist of the atypical imidazoline binding site (putative I3 receptor) of pancreatic β-cells. Selectively blocks efaroxan-induced insulin secretion in vitro and in vivo.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 214.27. 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||4.67 mL||23.34 mL||46.67 mL|
|5 mM||0.93 mL||4.67 mL||9.33 mL|
|10 mM||0.47 mL||2.33 mL||4.67 mL|
|50 mM||0.09 mL||0.47 mL||0.93 mL|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Chan et al (1997) The putative endogenous imidazoline receptor ligand, clonidine-displacing substance, is a potent insulin secretagogue in rat and human islets of Langerhans. Br.J.Pharmacol. 120 926 PMID: 9138700
Chan et al (1997) Clotrimazole and efaroxan stimulate insulin secretion by different mechanisms in rat pancreatic islets. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol. 356 763 PMID: 9453462
Mayer and Taberner (2002) Effects of the imidazoline ligands efaroxan and KU14R on blood glucose in the mouse. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 454 95 PMID: 12409010
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Keywords: KU14R, KU14R supplier, Antagonists, pancreatic, imidazoline, receptors, I3, Receptors, 1131, Tocris Bioscience
1 Citation for KU14R
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for KU14R include:
Mourtada et al (1999) Multiple effector pathways regulate the insulin secretory response to the imidazoline RX871024 in isolated rat pancreatic islets. Br J Pharmacol 127 1279 PMID: 10455276
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