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Leukotriene B4

LEUKOTRIENE B4
Product Number: L-1047

        

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Activator of PPARa. Stimulates a number of leukocyte functions, including aggregation, stimulation of ion fluxes, enhancement of lysosomal enzyme release, superoxide anion production, chemotaxis, and chemokinesis.

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Alternate Name/Synonyms 5S,12-Dihydroxy-6Z,8E,10E,14Z - eicosatetraenoic acid
Chemical name (IUPAC) (5S,6Z,8E,10E,12R,14Z)-5,12-DIHYDROXYICOSA-6,8,10,14-TETRAENOIC ACID
Molecular Formula C20H32O4
MP/BOILING POINT 536.4±50.0 °C at 760 mmHg
CHEMACX X1036734-5
Handling Store in Tightly Sealed Vial Protect from Light Protect from Oxygen.
Soluble Soluble in Ethanol
INDICATION Arthritis,Inflammatory bowel disease
MDL NUMBER MFCD00135630
PACKING GROUP II
INCHI InChI=1S/C20H32O4/c1-2-3-4-5-6-9-13-18(21)14-10-7-8-11-15-19(22)16-12-17-20(23)24/h6-11,14-15,18-19,21-22H,2-5,12-13,16-17H2,1H3,(H,23,24)/b8-7+,9-6-,14-10+,15-11-/t18-,19-/m1/s1
SMILES CCCCC/C=C\C[C@H](/C=C/C=C/C=C\[C@H](CCCC(=O)O)O)O
THERAPEUTIC AREA Inflammatory Diseases
UN #'S UN 1170
USE LTB4 (Leukotriene B4) is a potent, eicosanoid lipid mediator that plays numerous roles in inflammation, immunological functions and maintenance of biological homeostasis
Product Number L-1047
CAS # 71160-24-2
Chemical Name 5S,12-Dihydroxy-6Z,8E,10E,14Z - eicosatetraenoic acid
Chemical Formula C20H32O4
Alternative Name LTB4
Appearance Liquid
Handling Store in Tightly Sealed Vial Protect from Light Protect from Oxygen.
Merck Index Merck Index: 13.5476.2001
Molecular Weight 336.5
Purity 98%
RTECS JX3852000
Solubility Soluble in Ethanol.
Storage Temp -80°C

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