Noradrenaline bitartrate

Cat. No. 5169

Noradrenaline bitartrate C8H11NO3.C4H6O6 [108341-18-0]

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Alternative Name: Norepinephrine

Chemical Name: 4-[(1R)-2-Amino-1-hydroxyethyl]-1,2-benzenediol (L-(+))-bitartrate salt

Biological Activity

Endogenous adrenergic hormone and neurotransmitter. A classical stress hormone; underlies the fight or flight response, along with adrenaline. Increases heart rate. Vasoconstrictor.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Store at +4°C

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Lewitt et al (2012) Norepinephrine: the next therapeutics frontier for Parkinson's disease. Transl.Neurodegener. 1 4. PMID: 23211006.

Gary et al (1985) Stress and brain noradrenaline: A review. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews 9 233.

Bunney et al (1965) Norepinephrine in depressive reactions. A review. Arch.Gen.Psychiatry. 13 483. PMID: 5320621.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Noradrenaline bitartrate include:

Baj et al (2012) Physical exercise and antidepressants enhance BDNF targeting in hippocampal CA3 dendrites: further evidence of a spatial code for BDNF splice variants. Neuropsychopharmacology 37 1600. PMID: 22318196.

Zemkova et al (2011) Norepinephrine causes a biphasic change in mammalian pinealocye membrane potential: role of alpha1B-adrenoreceptors, phospholipase C, and Ca2+. Endocrinology 152 3842. PMID: 21828176.

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