NADPH oxidase inhibitor. Demonstrates anti-inflammatory properties in a mouse model of carrageenan-induced pleurisy. Bioactivated by intracellular peroxidases; acts as an antioxidant in endothelial cells and vascular smooth muscle cells.
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 166.17. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||6.02 mL||30.09 mL||60.18 mL|
|5 mM||1.2 mL||6.02 mL||12.04 mL|
|10 mM||0.6 mL||3.01 mL||6.02 mL|
|50 mM||0.12 mL||0.6 mL||1.2 mL|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Stolk et al (1994) Characteristics of the inhibition of NADPH oxidase activation in neutrophils by apocynin, a methoxy-substituted catechol. Am.J.Respir.Cell Mol.Biol. 11 95 PMID: 8018341
Impellizzeri et al (2011) Effect of apocynin, a NADPH oxidase inhibitor, on acute lung inflammation. Biochem.Pharmacol. 81 636 PMID: 21147071
Heumüller et al (2008) Apocynin is not an inhibitor of vascular NADPH oxidases but an antioxidant. Hypertension 51 211 PMID: 18086956
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2 Citations for Apocynin
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Walsh et al (2014) The role of Nox1 and Nox2 in GPVI-dependent platelet activation and thrombus formation. Redox Biol 2 178 PMID: 24494191
Hassler et al (2014) Reactive oxygen species and lipid peroxidation inhibitors reduce mechanical sensitivity in a chronic neuropathic pain model of spinal cord injury in rats. Int J Mol Med 131 413 PMID: 25051888
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Apocynin is a NADPH oxidase inhibitor. It blocks NADPH oxidase in rat brain slice at 1mM.
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