Technical Data
bpV(HOpic) (Dipotassium bisperoxo (5-hydroxypyridine-2-carboxyl) oxovanadate (V))
Biochemicals Storage: 4C/-20CShipping: Blue Ice
Potent protein phosphotyrosine phosphatase inhibitor. Insulin mimetic. PTEN inhibitor.

Soluble in DMSO and water. Note: Not stable in water. Decomposition starts immediately after solubilization. Rate of decomposition is slower in dry DMSO.

Storage and Stability:
May be stored at RT for short-term only. Long-term storage is recommended at -20C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap. Moisture and light sensitive.

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Molecular Weight:
Purity: >95% (51V-NMR)
Form: Supplied as a yellow crystalline powder.

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.
1. Peroxovanadium compounds. A new class of potent phosphotyrosine phosphatase inhibitors which are insulin mimetics: B.I. Posner, et al.; J. Biol. Chem. 269, 4596 (1994). 2. Bisperoxovanadium compounds are potent PTEN inhibitors: A.C. Schmid, et al.; FEBS Lett. 566, 35 (2004)

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.