Biological descriptionEP1 and EP2 antagonist (Ki values are 333 and 350 nM, respectively). Specific DP2 receptor antagonist (pA2 = 4.45).
Chemical name6-Isopropoxy-9-xanthone-2-carboxylic acid
Storage instructionsStore at +4°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Solubility overviewSoluble in DMSO to 1 mg/ml and in ethanol to 0.5 mg/ml
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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