Monensin Sodium Salt
- MW:692.86 Da
- Appearance:White powder
Na+ ionophore. Forms lipophilic complexes with monovalent cations to induce Na+ influx and H+/K+ efflux. Increases intracellular Ca2+ levels.
Exhibits diverse biological actions; displays antibacterial properties and modulates ion gradients and intracellular pH. Apoptosis inducer. Blocks glycoprotein secretion; inhibits HDL to decrease cellular cholesterol esterification.
Product has minimum purity of 95%, inquire if higher purity required.
|Handling||Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.|
|UN #'S||UN 3462|