RU 28318, potassium salt

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Description: Potent, selective mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist
Alternative Names: Oxprenoate potassium
Chemical Name: (7α,17α)-17-Hydroxy-3-oxo-7-propylpregn-4-ene-21-carboxylic acid, potassium salt
Purity: ≥98% (HPLC)
Citations (6)

Biological Activity for RU 28318, potassium salt

RU 28318, potassium salt is a potent and selective antagonist for the mineralocorticoid receptor (MR). Inhibits aldosterone production and secretion, and selectively decreases ex-vivo MR binding in the hippocampus of adrenalectomised rats. Also decreases blood pressure in female rats following central administration in vivo.

Technical Data for RU 28318, potassium salt

M. Wt 440.66
Formula C25H37O4K
Storage Desiccate at +4°C
Purity ≥98% (HPLC)
CAS Number 76676-34-1
PubChem ID 23677972
Smiles [K+].[H][C@@]12CC[C@@](O)(CCC([O-])=O)[C@@]1(C)CC[C@@]1([H])[C@@]2([H])[C@H](CCC)CC2=CC(=O)CC[C@]12C

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Solubility Data for RU 28318, potassium salt

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 44.07 100

Preparing Stock Solutions for RU 28318, potassium salt

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 440.66. 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
1 mM 2.27 mL 11.35 mL 22.69 mL
5 mM 0.45 mL 2.27 mL 4.54 mL
10 mM 0.23 mL 1.13 mL 2.27 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.23 mL 0.45 mL

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References for RU 28318, potassium salt

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

Kim et al (1998) Evaluation of RU28318 and RU40555 as selective mineralocorticoid receptor and glucocorticoid receptor antagonists, respectively: receptor measures and functional studies. J.Steroid Biochem.Mol.Biol. 67 213 PMID: 9879980

Perroteau et al (1984) The effect of the antimineralocorticoid RU 28318 on aldosterone biosythesis in vitro. J.Steroid Biochem. 20 853 PMID: 6323881

Rahmouni et al (1999) Cardiovascular and renal effects of central administration of a mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist in concious female rats. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 385 199 PMID: 10607876

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6 Citations for RU 28318, potassium salt

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for RU 28318, potassium salt include:

Dorey et al (2012) Stress-induced memory retrieval impairments: different time-course involvement of corticosterone and glucocorticoid receptors in dorsal and ventral hippocampus. Neuropsychopharmacology 37 2870 PMID: 22948976

Crochemore et al (2005) Direct targeting of hippocampal neurons for apoptosis by glucocorticoids is reversible by mineralocorticoid receptor activation. J Neurosci 10 790 PMID: 15940303

Yang et al (2005) Behavioral stress enhances hippocampal CA1 long-term depression through the blockade of the glutamate uptake. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 25 4288 PMID: 15858055

Sabourin et al (2016) Transient receptor potential canonical (TRPC)/Orai1-dependent store-operated Ca2+ channels: New targets of aldosterone in cardiomyocytes. J.Biol.Chem. 291 13394 PMID: 27129253

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