8-Bromo-adenosine-5'-triphosphate, Sodium salt
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Short term exposure (up to 1 week cumulative) to ambient temperature possible.
Shelf Life: 12 months after date of delivery
Molecular Formula: C10H15N5O13P3Br (free acid)
Molecular Weight: 586.08 g/mol (free acid)
Exact Mass: 584.91 g/mol (free acid)
Purity: ≥ 95 % (HPLC)
Spectroscopic Properties: λmax 264 nm, ε 17.0 L mmol-1 cm-1 (Tris-HCl pH 7.5)
Agonistic ligand, mainly for nucleoside receptor A1, with less affinity to A3
Nucleoside-triphosphates can be converted by different membrane-bound phosphatases into nucleosides acting as nucleoside receptor ligands. In some cases nucleoside phosphates act also directly on nucleoside receptors.
Ligand for purinergic receptors:
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