Key features and details
- Potent vasodilator and endogenous histamine receptor agonist.
- CAS Number: 51-45-6
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product nameHistamine, histamine receptor agonist
DescriptionPotent vasodilator and endogenous histamine receptor agonist.
Potent vasodilator. Formed by the decarboxylation of L-histidine. Acts as an agonist for endogenous histamine receptors. Histamine H1 receptor activation mobilizes Ca2+; H2 activation stimulates adenylate cyclase activity in neurons. Activates nitric oxide synthase (NOS).
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
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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ab146241 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.