Cat. No. 3200
Alternative Name: Xanthine amine congener
Chemical Name: N-(2-Aminoethyl)-2-[4-(2,3,6,7-tetr
Biological ActivityAdenosine receptor antagonist (IC50 values are 1.8 and 114 nM at A1 and A2 receptors respectively). Attenuates adenosine-induced vasodilation and exhibits proconvulsant activity in vivo.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Weiß and Grisshammer (2002) Purification and characterization of the human adenosine A2A receptor functionally expressed in Escherichia coli. Eur.J.Biochem. 269 82. PMID: 11784301.
Sawmiller et al (1994) Effects of xanthine amine congener on hypoxic coronary resistance and venous and epicardial adenosine concentrations. Cardiovasc.Res. 28 604. PMID: 8025903.
Morgan et al (1989) Potent convulsant actions of the adenosine receptor antagonist, xanthine amine congener (XAC) Life Sci. 45 719. PMID: 2779359.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for XAC include:
Kaster et al (2015) Caffeine acts through neuronal adenosine A2A receptors to prevent mood and memory dysfunction triggered by chronic stress. Hepatology 112 7833. PMID: 26056314.
Stoddart et al (2015) Application of BRET to monitor ligand binding to GPCRs. Nat Methods 12 661. PMID: 26030448.
Kozma et al (2013) Characterization by flow cytometry of fluorescent, selective agonist probes of the A(3) adenosine receptor. Biochem Pharmacol 85 1171. PMID: 23376019.
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Keywords: XAC, supplier, adenosine, receptors, antagonists, A1, A2, non-selective, Tocris Bioscience, Non-selective Adenosine Antagonist products