Inhibitor of cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP). Also impairs endothelial function in vivo; induces hypertension and inhibits acetylcholine-induced vasodilation in rabbit central ear artery.
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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 600.47. 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||1.67 mL||8.33 mL||16.65 mL|
|5 mM||0.33 mL||1.67 mL||3.33 mL|
|10 mM||0.17 mL||0.83 mL||1.67 mL|
|50 mM||0.03 mL||0.17 mL||0.33 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Connelly et al (2010) Torcetrapib produces endothelial dysfunction independent of cholesteryl ester transfer protein inhibition. J.Cardiovascular Pharmacol. 55 459 PMID: 20051879
Forrest et al (2008) Torcetrapib-induced blood pressure elevation is independent of CETP inhibition and is accompanied by increasing circulating levels of aldosterone. Br.J.Pharmacol. 154 1465 PMID: 18536749
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Keywords: hypercholesterolemia inhibits cholesteryl ester transferase protein CETP impairs endothelial function Other Transferases
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