Technical Data
3,3,5-Triiodo-L-thyronine (T3, O-(4-Hydroxy-3-iodophenyl)-3,5-diiodo-L-tyrosine)
Biochemicals Storage: -20CShipping: RT
T3 reduces circulating cholesterol levels in hypercholesterolaemia, but has adverse cardiac effects1. 3,3,5-Triiodo-L-thyronine is also a potent, noncompetative inhibitor of GABAA receptor function2.

Form: off-white solid

Melting point: 200-207 C (dec.)

Solubility: DMSO, ethanol

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.

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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.
1. Gross, J., et al.: Lancet I, 439 (1952), 2. Roche, J., et al.: Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 11, 215 (1953), 3. Chacon, M.A., et al.: J. Pediatr., 99, 758 (1981), 4. Chopra, I.J., et al.: Thyroid, 6, 255 (1996).

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