Key features and details
- Potent, competitive inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase
- CAS Number: 147526-32-7
- Purity: > 98%
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product namePitavastatin Calcium, HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor
DescriptionPotent, competitive inhibitor of HMG-CoA reductase
Chemical name(E,3R,5S)-7-[2-Cyclopropyl-4-(4-fluorophenyl)quinolin-3-yl]-3,5-dihydroxyhept-6-enoate hemicalcium salt
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. 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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To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab141958 has been referenced in 3 publications.
- Paškeviciute M & Petrikaite V Differences of statin activity in 2D and 3D pancreatic cancer cell cultures. Drug Des Devel Ther 11:3273-3280 (2017). PubMed: 29180851
- Liu H et al. Pitavastatin nanoparticle-engineered endothelial progenitor cells repair injured vessels. Sci Rep 7:18067 (2017). PubMed: 29273744
- Kolawole EM et al. Fluvastatin Suppresses Mast Cell and Basophil IgE Responses: Genotype-Dependent Effects. J Immunol 196:1461-70 (2016). PubMed: 26773154