Technical Data
020151
Prostaglandin A2
10mg
Biochemicals Storage: RTShipping: RT
Prostaglandin A2 is a naturally occurring prostaglandin in gorgonian corals where it may function in self defense. Prostaglandin A2 is generally not present in mammals. Prostaglandin A2 has low biological potency in most bioassays, but it does show some antiviral/antitumor activity. Prostaglandin A2 has also been shown to act as a vasodilator with natriuretic properties.



CAS Number:
13345-50-1

Molecular Formula:
C20H30O4

Molecular Weight:
334.45
Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological. Toxicity and Hazards: All products should be handled by qualified personnel only, trained in laboratory procedures.
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Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.