NF 279

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Description: Potent and selective P2X1 antagonist
Chemical Name: 8,8'-[Carbonylbis(imino-4,1-phenylenecarbonylimino-4,1-phenylenecarbonylimino)]bis-1,3,5-naphthalenetrisulfonic acid hexasodium salt
Purity: ≥95% (HPLC)
Citations (9)
Literature (1)

Biological Activity for NF 279

NF 279 is a a potent and selective P2X1 antagonist (IC50 = 19 nM). Displays good selectivity over P2X2,(IC50 = 0.76 μM), P2X3 (IC50 = 1.62μM), P2X4 (IC50 > 300 μM), P2Y receptors and ecto-nucleotidases.

This product is supplied with a high degree of hydration and some residual NaCl, the amount of which are batch dependent. Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis to obtain the batch specific Net Product Content.

Technical Data for NF 279

M. Wt 1401.1
Formula C49H30N6Na6O23S6
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥95% (HPLC)
CAS Number 202983-32-2
PubChem ID 4467
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The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.

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Solubility Data for NF 279

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 25 18

Preparing Stock Solutions for NF 279

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 1401.1. 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.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.18 mM 3.97 mL 19.83 mL 39.65 mL
0.9 mM 0.79 mL 3.97 mL 7.93 mL
1.8 mM 0.4 mL 1.98 mL 3.97 mL
9 mM 0.08 mL 0.4 mL 0.79 mL

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Product Datasheets for NF 279

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References for NF 279

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

Damer et al (1998) NF279: a novel potent and selective antagonist of P2X receptor-mediated responses. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 350 R5 PMID: 9683026

Klapperstuck et al (2000) Antagonism by the suramin analogue NF 279 on human P2X1 and P2X7 receptors. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 387 245 PMID: 10650169

Rettinger et al (2000) The suramin analogue NF279 is a novel and potent antagonist selective for the P2X1 receptor. Neuropharmacology 39 2044 PMID: 10963748

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9 Citations for NF 279

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for NF 279 include:

Aliagas et al (2014) High expression of ecto-nucleotidases CD39 and CD73 in human endometrial tumors. PLoS One 2014 509027 PMID: 24707115

Aliagas et al (2013) Reduced striatal ecto-nucleotidase activity in schizophrenia patients supports the "adenosine hypothesis". Purinergic Signal 9 599 PMID: 23771238

Nishimura et al (2015) The Suramin Derivative NF449 Interacts with the 5-fold Vertex of the Enterovirus A71 Capsid to Prevent Virus Attachment to PSGL-1 and Heparan Sulfate. PLoS Pathog 11 e1005184 PMID: 26430888

Donnelly-Roberts et al (2009) Mammalian P2X7 receptor pharmacology: comparison of recombinant mouse, rat and human P2X7 receptors. Br J Pharmacol 157 1203 PMID: 19558545

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P2X and P2Y Receptors Scientific Review

P2X and P2Y Receptors Scientific Review

Written by Kenneth Jacobson, this review provides an overview of the different subtypes and structures of the P2 receptor families, as well as the pharmacological probes used to study them; compounds available from Tocris are listed.