Pravastatin sodium salt
Water-soluble, competitive inhibitor of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase. Potently blocks cholesterol synthesis in vivo (Ki~ 1 nM) and displays cardioprotective properties.
|Storage||Desiccate at RT|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
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 446.51. 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||2.24 mL||11.2 mL||22.4 mL|
|5 mM||0.45 mL||2.24 mL||4.48 mL|
|10 mM||0.22 mL||1.12 mL||2.24 mL|
|50 mM||0.04 mL||0.22 mL||0.45 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Hamelin and Turgeon (1998) Hydrophilicity/lipophilicity: relevance for the pharmacology and clinical effects of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. TiPS 19 26 PMID: 9509899
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2 Citations for Pravastatin sodium salt
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Ding et al (2016) AMP-Activated Protein Kinase Alpha 2 Deletion Induces VSMC Phenotypic Switching and Reduces Features of Atherosclerotic Plaque Stability. Circ Res 119 718 PMID: 27439892
Vainio et al (2011) Phospholipase PLA2G7, associated with aggressive prostate cancer, promotes prostate cancer cell migration and invasion and is inhibited by statins. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2 1176 PMID: 22202492
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