16-phenyl tetranor Prostaglandin E2

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16-phenyl tetranor PGE2 (CAS 38315-44-5)

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16-phenyl tetranor PGE2 is a metabolically stable synthetic analog of PGE2. 16-phenyl tetranor PGE2 is five times more potent than PGE2 in causing hypotension in dogs (0.1 µg/kg dose).1 It is comparable to PGE2 in inhibiting histamine-induced bronchoconstriction in conscious guinea pigs.1

1. Johnson, M.R., Schaaf, T.K., Constantine, J.W., et al. Structure activity studies leading to a tissue-selective hypotensive prostaglandin analog, 13,14-dihydro-16-phenyl-ω-tetranor PGE2. Prostaglandins 20 515-520 (1980).

  • 16-phenyl tetranor PGE2
Formal Name 9-​oxo-​11α,​15S-​dihydroxy-​16-​phenyl-​17,​18,​19,​20-​tetranor-​prosta-​5Z,​13E-​dien-​1-​oic acid
CAS Number 38315-44-5
Molecular Formula C22H28O5
Formula Weight 372.5
Formulation A solution in methyl acetate
Purity ≥99%
Stability 2 years
Storage -20°C
Shipping Wet ice in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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16-phenyl tetranor Prostaglandin E2 is available in the following screening libraries:

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5 mg $230.00 $0.00
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