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2-Amino-4-methylpyridine (Cat. No. 1020) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: iNOS inhibitor
Literature (3)

Biological Activity for 2-Amino-4-methylpyridine

A potent inhibitor of iNOS derived from mouse RAW 264.7 cells (IC50 = 6 nM), although less potent on human recombinant NOS isozymes with IC50 values of 100, 40 and 90 nM at nNOS, iNOS and eNOS respectively. Active in vivo, it shows 6.9-fold selectivity for iNOS vs. eNOS in conscious rats.

Technical Data for 2-Amino-4-methylpyridine

M. Wt 108.14
Storage Store at RT
CAS Number 695-34-1

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References for 2-Amino-4-methylpyridine

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Faraci et al (1996) 2-Amino-4-methylpyridine as a potent inhibitor of inducible NO synthase activity in vitro and in vivo. Br.J.Pharmacol. 119 1101 PMID: 8937711

Moore and Handy (1997) Selective inhibitors of neuronal nitric oxide synthase - is no NOS really good NOS for the nervous system? TiPs 18 204 PMID: 9226999

Merck Index 12 486

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