Antioxidant and neuroprotective agent. Protects mitochondrial membranes against lipid peroxidation and blocks glutamate neurotoxicity in vitro and in vivo. Inhibits apoptosis of astrocytes via increased NGF production.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 338.44. 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||2.95 mL||14.77 mL||29.55 mL|
|5 mM||0.59 mL||2.95 mL||5.91 mL|
|10 mM||0.3 mL||1.48 mL||2.95 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.3 mL||0.59 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Zs-Nagy (1990) Chemistry, toxicology, pharmacology and pharmacokinetics of idebenone: a review. Arch.Gerontol.Geriatr. 11 177 PMID: 15374467
Civenni et al (1999) Inhibitory effect of the neuroprotective agent idebenone on arachidonic acid metabolism in astrocytes. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 370 161 PMID: 10323265
Takuma et al (2000) CV-2619 protects cultured astrocytes against reperfusion injury via nerve growth factor production. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 406 333 PMID: 11040339
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