Cat. No. 2967
Chemical Name: (3aS,8aR)-1,2,3,3a,8,8a-Hexahydro-1
Biological ActivityPhysostigmine analog that inhibits acetylcholinesterase. Inhibits production of amyloid precursor protein (APP) and Aβ. Improves morris water maze performance of scopolamine-treated rats.
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Klein (2007) Phenserine. Expert Opin.Investig.Drugs 16 1087. PMID: 17594192.
Utsuki et al (2006) Identification of novel small molecule inhibitors of amyloid precursor protein synthesis as a route to lower Alzheimer's disease amyloid-β peptide. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 318 855. PMID: 16690718.
Janas et al (2005) The cholinesterase inhibitor, phenserine, improves morris water maze performance of scopolamine-treated rats. Life Sci. 76 1073. PMID: 15620572.
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Elgueta et al (2015) Acetylcholine induces GABA release onto rod bipolar cells through heteromeric nicotinic receptors expressed in A17 amacrine cells. Sci Rep 9 6. PMID: 25709566.
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