Roquinimex is an immunomodulator with diverse biological activities.{46847,46848,46849,46850} In vivo, roquinimex (80 mg/kg) increases the number of myocardial MHC class II-expressing cells, the ratio of cytotoxic to helper T cells, and survival and decreases necrotic lesion area in a mouse model of murine coxsackievirus B3-induced myocarditis.{46847} It induces IFN-y production, reduces TNF-a and IL-1B production, prevents the development of proteinuria, and ameliorates nephritis in a mouse model of chronic graft versus host disease (GVHD).{46848} Roquinimex (300 mg/kg) decreases colonic myeloperoxidase (MPO) activity and mucosal damage in a mouse model of colitis induced by dextran sulfate (DSS; Item No. 23250).{46849} It also decreases tumor weight and tumor blood flow in a von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) type 2a paraganglioma mouse xenograft model.{46850}
Specifications
Size
10 mg
CAS number
84088-42-6
Supplier
Cayman Chemical
Shipping & storage
Shipping condition
Dry Ice
Storage temperature
-20°C