Prostaglandin F2α Lipid Maps MS Standard
Cayman Chemical Item Number 10007221
Dinoprost; PGF2α (CAS 551-11-1)
Prostaglandin F2α (PGF2α) is a widely distributed PG occurring in many species.1,2,3 It causes contraction of vascular, bronchial, intestinal, and myometrial smooth muscle, and also exhibits potent luteolytic activity.2 PGF2α exerts its receptor mediated physiological activity at 50-
1. Speroff, L., and Ramwell, P.W. Prostaglandins in reproductive physiology. Am J Obstet Gynecol 107 1111-1130 (1970).
2. Samuelsson, B., Goldyne, M., Granström, E., et al. Prostaglandins and thromboxanes. Annu Rev Biochem 47 997-1029 (1978).
Watanabe, K., Iguchi, Y., Iguchi, S., et al. Stereospecific conversion of prostaglandin D2 to (5Z,13E)-
4. Crankshaw, D.J., and Gaspar, V. Pharmacological characterization in vitro of prostanoid receptors in the myometrium of nonpregnant ewes. J Reprod Fertil 103 55-61 (1995).
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