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Biological Activity for Optovin
Optovin is a reversible photoactive TRPA1 activator. Stimulates human TRPA1 channels in vitro and enables repeated photoactivation of motor behaviors in wild-type zebrafish (EC50 = 2 μM) and mice, in vivo.
Technical Data for Optovin
|Storage||Store at +4°C|
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Solubility Data for Optovin
|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions for Optovin
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 315.41. 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||3.17 mL||15.85 mL||31.7 mL|
|5 mM||0.63 mL||3.17 mL||6.34 mL|
|10 mM||0.32 mL||1.59 mL||3.17 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.32 mL||0.63 mL|
References for Optovin
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Kokel et al (2013) Photochemical activation of TRPA1 channels in neurons and animals. Nat.Chem.Biol. 9 257 PMID: 23396078
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Peripheral sensitization is the reduction in the threshold of excitability of sensory neurons that results in an augmented response to a given external stimulus. This poster outlines the excitatory and inhibitory signaling pathways involved in modulation of peripheral sensitization. The role of ion channels, GPCRs, neurotrophins, and cytokines in sensory neurons are also described.