Product nameLiothyronine sodium, Thyroid hormone (T3) analog
DescriptionThyroid hormone (T3) analog. Acts on the body to increase the basal metabolic rate, affect protein synthesis and increase the body's sensitivity to catecholamines.
- O-(4-Hydroxy-3-iodophenyl)-3,5-diiodo-L-tyrosine sodium salt
Thyroid hormone (T3) analog. Targets thyroid hormone receptor α and thyroid hormone receptor β-1. Acts on the body to increase the basal metabolic rate, effect protein synthesis and increase the body's sensitivity to catecholamines (such as adrenaline) by permissiveness.
Chemical nameO-(4-Hydroxy-3-iodophenyl)-3,5-diiodo-L-tyrosine sodium salt
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Solubility overviewSoluble in DMSO to 100 mM
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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This product has been referenced in:
- Bernal J Thyroid hormone receptors in brain development and function. Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab 3:249-59 (2007). Read more (PubMed: 17315033) »
- Timmer DC et al. Triiodothyronine affects the alternative splicing of thyroid hormone receptor alpha mRNA. J Endocrinol 179:217-25 (2003). Read more (PubMed: 14596673) »