CAS Number: 153049-49-1
Molecular Weight: 950.15
Salt Form: Na+
Sequence (3-letter): Ac-D-Bhg-Leu-Asp-Ile-Ile-Trp-OH
Sequence (1-letter): Ac-(D-Bhg)LDIIW-OH
Storage: -20 °C or below
Solubility: water, PBS and DMSO 1 mg/ml
D-Bhg = D-5H-Dibenzo[a,d]cycloheptene-5-acetic acid
ET Antagonist PD 145065 is used as an endothelin-A/endothelin-B (ETA/ETB) receptor antagonist. PD 145065 is also a growth factor that binds to G protein-coupled receptors and serves as a useful model to study mitogenic signal transduction by vasoactive peptides.
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