NXY 059

Cat. No. 3645

NXY 059 C11H13NNa2O7S2 [168021-79-2]

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Chemical Name: 4-[[(1,1-Dimethylethyl)oxoimino]methyl]-1,3-benzenedisulfonic acid disodium salt

Biological Activity

Free radical trapping agent. Reduces infarct size and preserves brain function in several animal models of acute ischemic stroke. Neuroprotectant.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
>98 %
Desiccate at -20°C

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Culot et al (2009) Cerebrovascular protection as a possible mechanism for the protective effects of NXY-059 in preclinical models: an in vitro study. Brain Res. 1294 144. PMID: 19631615.

Sydserff et al (2002) Effect of NXY-059 on infarct volume after transient or permanent middle cerebral artery occlusion in the rat; studies on dose, plasma concentration and therapeutic time window. Br.J.Pharmacol. 135 103. PMID: 11786485.

Peeling et al (2001) Efficacy of disodium 4-[(tert-butylimino)methyl]benzene-1,3-disulfonate N-oxide (NXY-059), a free radical trapping agent, in a rat model of hemorrhagic stroke. Neuropharmacology 40 433. PMID: 11166336.

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