Cat. No. 3268
Chemical Name: [4S-(4α,4aα,5aα,12aα)]-4,7-Bis(dimethyl
Biological ActivityTetracycline antibiotic. Displays neuroprotective, antiapoptotic, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial effects. Acts as a matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) inhibitor; attenuates disease severity in mouse models of multiple sclerosis. Orally active and brain penetrant.
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Padi and Kulkarni (2008) Minocycline prevents the development of neuropathic pain, but not acute pain: possible anti-inflammatory and antioxidant mechanisms. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 601 79. PMID: 18952075.
Brundula et al (2002) Targeting leukocyte MMPs and transmigration: Minocycline as a potential therapy for multiple sclerosis. Brain 125 1297. PMID: 12023318.
Tikka et al (2001) Minocycline, a tetracycline derivative, is neuroprotective against excitotoxicity by inhibiting activation and proliferation of microglia. J.Neurosci. 21 2580. PMID: 11306611.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Minocycline hydrochloride include:
Yaeger and Trussell (2015) Single granule cells excite Golgi cells and evoke feedback inhibition in the cochlear nucleus. J Neurosci 35 4741. PMID: 25788690.
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