myo-Inositol – trispyrophosphate

myo-Inositol 1,6:2,3:4,5 trispyrophosphate sodium salt, ITPP, Inositol pyro phosphate, myo-Inositol, cyclic 1,2:3,4:5,6-tris(P,P'-dihydrogen diphosphate)
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Catalogue Pyro-Ins-Na
Formula C6H8Na4O21P6
CAS 623552-11-4 / 802590-64-3 / 23103-35-7
MW 693.91
Appearance white powder
Purity > 90%
Solubility in water
Size 100 mg
Storage Keep cool and dry
This compound was found to be a powerful, allosteric effector of hemoglobin. It is also able to cross the plasma membrane of the red blood cells in whole blood samples, lowering the affinity of haemoglobin for oxygen. (Marc Aprahamian et al.; ChemBioChem 2011, 12, 777 – 783)