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Description: Na+/K+ ATPase inhibitor
Chemical Name: 3-[(6-Deoxy-α-L-mannopyranosyl)oxy]-1,5,11α,14,19-pentahydoxycard-20(22)-enolide
Purity: ≥95% (HPLC)
Citations (9)
Literature (2)

Biological Activity for Ouabain

Ouabain is a selective Na+, K+-ATPase inhibitor. Cardiotonic agent. Also exhibits anti-MERS-CoV activity in Vero cells in vitro (IC50 = 0.08 μM).

Technical Data for Ouabain

M. Wt 584.66
Formula C29H44O12
Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥95% (HPLC)
CAS Number 630-60-4
PubChem ID 439501
Smiles O[C@@]12[C@@]3([H])[C@]([C@]([C@H](O)C[C@H](O[C@H]4C(O)C(O)[C@@H](O)[C@H](C)O4)C5)(CO)[C@]5(O)CC3)([H])[C@H](O)C[C@]1(C)[C@@H](C(CO6)=CC6=O)CC2

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Solubility Data for Ouabain

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 10
DMSO 58.47 100

Preparing Stock Solutions for Ouabain

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.71 mL 8.55 mL 17.1 mL
5 mM 0.34 mL 1.71 mL 3.42 mL
10 mM 0.17 mL 0.86 mL 1.71 mL
50 mM 0.03 mL 0.17 mL 0.34 mL

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References for Ouabain

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

Croyle et al (1997) Extensive random mutagenesis analysis of the Na/K+ ATPase alpha subunit identifies known and previously unidentified amino acid residues that alter ouabain sensitivity-implications for ouabain binding. Eur.J.Biochem. 248 488 PMID: 9346307

Hosoi et al (1997) Isoform-specific up-regulation by ouabain of Na+, K+-ATPase in cultured rat astrocytes. J.Neurochem. 69 2189 PMID: 9349566

Marjorie et al (1997) Ouabain improves cardiac function in vivo in rats with heart failure after chronic but not acute treatment. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol. 356 203 PMID: 9272726

Merck Index 12 7031

Ko et al (2020) Screening of FDA-approved drugs using a MERS-CoV clinical isolate from South Korea identifies potential therapeutic options for COVID-19. BioRxiv - Paper not yet peer reviewed

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9 Citations for Ouabain

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

Babola et al (2020) Purinergic signaling in cochlear supporting cells reduces hair cell excitability by increasing the extracellular space. Elife 9 e52160 PMID: 31913121

Romanos et al (2019) Differences in glutamate uptake between cortical regions impact neuronal NMDA receptor activation. Commun Biol 2 127 PMID: 30963115

Pál et al (2015) Appearance of fast astrocytic component in voltage-sensitive dye imaging of neural activity. Nat Neurosci 8 35 PMID: 26043770

Zhang et al (2019) A CASPR1-ATP1B3 protein interaction modulates plasma membrane localization of Na+/K+-ATPase in brain microvascular endothelial cells. J Biol Chem PMID: 30792309

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