Technical Data
bpV(pic) (Dipotassium bisperoxo (picolinato) oxovanadate (V))
Biochemicals Storage: 4C/-20CShipping: Blue Ice
Potent protein phosphotyrosine phosphatase inhibitor. Insulin mimetic. Angiogenesis inhibitor. PTEN inhibitor.

Storage and Stability:
Short-term Storage: +4C
Long-term Storage: -20C
Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20C.

Molecular Formula:
K2 . 2 H2O

Molecular Weight:
Purity: >96% (51V-NMR)

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.
Product Reference:
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)
Peroxovanadium compounds as inhibitors of angiogenesis: C. J. Doillon, et al.; Angiogenesis 3, 361 (1999)
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.