5'-IRTX

Catalogue Number BII8453

Synonym(s): 5'-Iodoresiniferatoxin

CAS Number

535974-91-5

Commodity Code

99999999

MDL Number

MFCD09971003

Purity
>99%
Notes
IRTX is an important new compound that appears to be a very potent vanilloid receptor antagonist.  IRTX binds to the VR1 receptor with high affinity (Kd = 4.3 nM) but does not induce RTX- or capsaicin-like effects in Xenopus laevis oocytes expressing VR1.  Mol. Pharm. 59:  9-15 (2001).
BII8453
Formula Weight
754.60 g/mol
Chemical Hazard
Irritant/Light Sensitive
GHS
Hazard Statements
H315: Causes skin irritation.
H319: Causes serious eye irritation.
H335: May cause respiratory irritation.
Precautionary Statements
P261: Avoid breathing <dust/fumes/gas/mist/vapours/spray>. P271: Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. P280: Wear <protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection>. P312: Call a <POISON CENTER/doctor/...> if you feel unwell.: hazard.P261: Avoid breathing <dust/fumes/gas/mist/vapours/spray>. P271: Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area. P280: Wear <protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection>. P312: Call a <POISON CENTER/doctor/...> if you feel unwell.