5-Bromo-uridine-5'-triphosphate, Sodium salt
For general laboratory use.
Shipping: shipped on gel packs
Storage Conditions: store at -20 °C
Short term exposure (up to 1 week cumulative) to ambient temperature possible.
Shelf Life: 12 months after date of delivery
Molecular Formula: C9H14N2O15P3Br (free acid)
Molecular Weight: 563.03 g/mol (free acid)
Exact Mass: 561.88 g/mol (free acid)
Purity: ≥ 95 % (HPLC)
Form: solution in water
Color: colorless to slightly yellow
Concentration: 10 mM - 11 mM
pH: 7.5 ±0.5
Spectroscopic Properties: λmax 278 nm, ε 9.7 L mmol-1 cm-1 (Tris-HCl pH 7.5)
Agonist for P2Y2, P2Y4 and P2Y6 receptors[1,2,3]
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