Cat. No. 0757
Chemical Name: (3α,16α)-Eburnamenine-14-carboxylic acid ethyl ester
Biological ActivityPhosphodiesterase inhibitor, selective for PDE1 (IC50 = 21 μM). Also blocks voltage-gated Na+ channels.
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Molnar and Erdo (1995) Vinpocetine is as potent as phenytoin to block voltage-gated Na+ channels in rat cortical neurons. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 273 303. PMID: 7737339.
Hagiwara et al (1984) Effect of vinpocetine on cyclic nucleotide metabolism in vascular smooth muscle. Biochem.Pharmacol. 33 453. PMID: 6322804.
Merck Index 12 10128.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Vinpocetine include:
Lee et al (2015) Vinpocetine inhibits Streptococcus pneumoniae-induced upregulation of mucin MUC5AC expression via induction of MKP-1 phosphatase in the pathogenesis of otitis media. EMBO Mol Med 194 5990. PMID: 25972475.
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