Cat. No. 1702
Alternative Name: CPA
Chemical Name: N-Cyclopentyladenosine
Biological ActivityPotent and selective adenosine A1 receptor agonist (Ki values are 2.3, 790 and 43 nM for human A1, A2A and A3 receptors respectively; EC50 = 18600 nM for hA2B). Centrally active following systemic administration in vivo.
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Klotz (2000) Adenosine receptors and their ligands. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch.Pharmacol. 362 382. PMID: 11111832.
Van der Graaf et al (1997) Mechanism-based pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modeling of the effects of N6-cyclopentyladenosine analogs on heart rate in rat: estimation of in vivo operational affinity and efficacy at adenosine A1 receptors. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 283 809. PMID: 9353402.
Coffin and Spealman (1987) Behavioral and cardiovascular effects of analogs of adenosine in Cynomolgus monkeys. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 241 76. PMID: 3572798.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for N6-Cyclopentyladenosine include:
Ledderose et al (2016) Adenosine arrests breast cancer cell motility by A3 receptor stimulation. Purinergic Signalling. PMID: 27577957.
Kavanagh et al (2015) Role of adenosine receptor subtypes in methamphetamine reward and reinforcement. PLoS One 89 265. PMID: 25301277.
Nguyen et al (2014) Characterization of spontaneous, transient adenosine release in the caudate-putamen and prefrontal cortex. PLoS One 9 e87165. PMID: 24494035.
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.
Lemieux et al (2012) Translocation of CaMKII to dendritic microtubules supports the plasticity of local synapses. J Cell Biol 198 1055. PMID: 22965911.
Jensen et al (2007) Presynaptic plasma membrane Ca2+ ATPase isoform 2a regulates excitatory synaptic transmission in rat hippocampal CA3. Neuropharmacology 579 85. PMID: 17170045.
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