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thapsigargin

(thap-si-gar'jin),
a highly potent and selective inhibitor of sarcoendoplasmic reticulum family of Ca2+-ATPases used in research on intracellular calcium stores.
[Thopsia garganica, plant source + -in]
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Ogino, Comparison of Contractions Produced by Carbachol, Thapsigargin and Cyclopiazonic Acid in the Guinea-Pig Tracheal Muscle, J.
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This milestone signifies the advancement in Phyton's Plant Cell Fermentation (PCF) development program that now has begun to define the process by which the Thapsia plant is converted into a preserved, fermentable cell line, thus providing a more sustainable source of high-quality thapsigargin.
ATF6 as a transcription activator of the endoplasmic reticulum stress element: thapsigargin stress-induced changes and synergistic interactions with NF-Y and YY1.
2+]-ATPase inhibitor thapsigargin (TG), glucocorticoids, and various cancer therapeutic drugs, and early transient elevation of intracellular free calcium ([[Ca.
2+] spark properties and rescued the arrhythmogenic phenotype CPTV Flecainide and Thapsigargin blocked ads-beta blockers improved [Ca.
Thapsigargin (100 nM, Sigma) and pravastatin (10 [micro]M, Squibb) were used as the agonist and antagonist for ER stress [18].
Oligodendrocytes were cultured in the presence of Thapsigargin (TG) (#T9033, Sigma-Aldrich, USA) 1 [micro]mol/L for ERS induction.
In DrugTissueCult we focus on two bioactive compounds Thapsigargin and Withaferin A with anticancer properties.
Heparin coated PMMA IOL, [56] thapsigargin (endoplasmic reticulum based Ca-ATPase inhibitor) coated IOL [57] and indomethacin coated IOL [58] have been attempted.
Overexpression of regucalcin suppresses cell death in cloned rat hepatoma h4-ii-e cells induced by tumor necrosis factor-alpha or thapsigargin.
Ten nM thapsigargin (a SERCA inhibitor), 1 [micro]M atropine (a muscarinic receptor blocker) and 100 [micro]M L-NAME (a NO synthase inhibitor) and 500 uM DECC were used to investigate the mechanisms of DECC action.