L-Canavanine sulfate

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Cat.No. 0673 - L-Canavanine sulfate | C5H12N4O3.H2SO4 | CAS No. 2219-31-0
Description: NOS inhibitor
Chemical Name: L-2-Amino-4-(guanidiooxy)butyric acid sulfate
Literature (1)

Biological Activity

NO synthase inhibitor.

Technical Data

M. Wt 274.25
Formula C5H12N4O3.H2SO4
Storage Desiccate at +4°C
CAS Number 2219-31-0
PubChem ID 11957500
Smiles OS(O)(=O)=O.NC(NOCC[C@H](N)C(O)=O)=N

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Solubility Data

Solubility Soluble in water


References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Dokita et al (1994) Involvement of nitric oxide and cyclic GMP in rabbit urethral relaxation. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 269 269 PMID: 7851504

Knowles et al (1994) Nitric oxide synthases in mammals. Biochem.J. 298 249 PMID: 7510950

Moore and Handy (1997) Selective inhibitors of neuronal nitric oxide synthase - is no NOS really good NOS for the nervous system? TiPS 18 204 PMID: 9226999

Teale and Atkinson (1994) L-Canavanine restores blood pressure in a rat model of endotoxic shock. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 271 87 PMID: 7535234

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