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CAS#: 53847-30-6

Description: 2-Arachidonoylglycerol is an endocannabinoid, an endogenous agonist of the CB1 receptor. At a concentration of 0.3nM, 2-Arachidonoylglycerol induces a rapid, transient increase in intracellular free calcium in NG108-15 neuroblastoma X glioma cells through a CB1 receptor-dependent mechanism.

Chemical Structure

CAS# 53847-30-6

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 561428
Name: 2-Arachidonoylglycerol
CAS#: 53847-30-6
Chemical Formula: C23H38O4
Exact Mass: 378.277
Molecular Weight: 378.55
Elemental Analysis: C, 72.98; H, 10.12; O, 16.91

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Synonym: 2-Arachidonoylglycerol; 2-Arachidonoyl Glycerol; 2 Arachidonoylglycerol; 2Arachidonoylglycerol; 2-AG; 2AG; 2 AG;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: 1,3-Dihydroxypropan-2-yl (5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-icosa-5,8,11,14-tetraenoate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C23H38O4/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19-23(26)27-22(20-24)21-25/h6-7,9-10,12-13,15-16,22,24-25H,2-5,8,11,14,17-21H2,1H3/b7-6-,10-9-,13-12-,16-15-


Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.9001

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1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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