A radical scavenger and antioxidant which is able to protect against the effects of ischemia, probably by inhibiting the lipoxygenase system. Protects against MPTP-induced neurotoxicity. Inhibits autophagy.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 174.2. 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||5.74 mL||28.7 mL||57.41 mL|
|5 mM||1.15 mL||5.74 mL||11.48 mL|
|10 mM||0.57 mL||2.87 mL||5.74 mL|
|50 mM||0.11 mL||0.57 mL||1.15 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Kawai et al (1997) Effects of a novel free radical scavenger, MC-186, on ischemic brain damage in rat distal middle cerebral artery occlusion model. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 281 921 PMID: 9152402
Kawasaki et al (2007) Edaravone (3methyl-1-phenyl-2-pyrazolin-5-one), a radical scavenger, prevents 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine-induced neurotoxicity in the substantia nigra but not the striatum. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 322 274 PMID: 17429058
Watanabe et al (1994) Protective effects of MCI-186 on cerebral ischemia: possible involvement of free radical scavenging and antioxidant actions. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 268 1597 PMID: 8138971
Galluzzi et al (2017) Pharmacological modulation of autophagy: therapeutic potential and persisting obstacles. Nat.Rev.Drug.Discov. PMID: 8529316
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Keywords: Edaravone, supplier, Anti-ischemic, antioxidant, free, radical, scavenger, MCI186, MCI-186, Antioxidants, Autophagy, Antioxidants, Tocris Bioscience
2 Citations for Edaravone
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Tsunekawa et al (2013) Enhanced expression of WD repeat-containing protein 35 (WDR35) stimulated by domoic acid in rat hippocampus: involvement of reactive oxygen species generation and p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase activation. Br J Pharmacol 14 4 PMID: 23289926
Walton et al (2012) Adult neurogenesis transiently generates oxidative stress. PLoS One 7 e35264 PMID: 22558133
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