Furegrelate (sodium salt)

Cayman Chemical Item Number 70540

U-63557A (CAS 85666-17-7)

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Furegrelate is a potent inhibitor of thromboxane synthase with little effect on other enzymes essential for arachidonate metabolism. The IC50 value is 15 nM for human platelet microsomal thromboxane synthase.1,2

1. Johnson, R.J., Nidy, E.G., Aiken, J.W., et al. Thromboxane A2 synthase inhibitors. 5-(3-pyridylmethyl)benzofuran-2-carboxylic acids. J Med Chem 29 1461-1468 (1986).

2. Gorman, R.R., Johnson, R.A., Spilman, C.H., et al. Inhibition of platelet thromboxane A2 synthase activity by sodium 5-(3'-pyridinylmethyl)benzofuran-2-carboxylate. Prostaglandins 26 325-342 (1983).

  • U-63557A
Formal Name 5-​(3-​pyridinylmethyl)-​2-​benzofurancarboxylic acid,​ sodium salt
CAS Number 85666-17-7
Molecular Formula C15H10NO3 · Na
Formula Weight 275.2
Formulation A crystalline solid
Purity ≥99%
Stability 2 years
Storage -20°C
Shipping Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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