L-NMMA acetate

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Description: Non-selective NOS inhibitor
Chemical Name: NG-Monomethyl-L-arginine acetate
Citations (6)
Literature (1)

Biological Activity for L-NMMA acetate

L-NMMA acetate is a competitive, irreversible inhibitor of all three NOS isoforms.

Technical Data for L-NMMA acetate

M. Wt 248.28
Formula C7H16N4O2.CH3CO2H
Storage Desiccate at RT
CAS Number 53308-83-1
PubChem ID 135242
Smiles CC(O)=O.N=C(NCCC[C@H](N)C(O)=O)NC

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Solubility Data for L-NMMA acetate

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 12.41 50

Preparing Stock Solutions for L-NMMA acetate

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 248.28. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.5 mM 8.06 mL 40.28 mL 80.55 mL
2.5 mM 1.61 mL 8.06 mL 16.11 mL
5 mM 0.81 mL 4.03 mL 8.06 mL
25 mM 0.16 mL 0.81 mL 1.61 mL

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References for L-NMMA acetate

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Olken et al (1991) Inactivation of macrophage nitric oxide synthase activity by N(G)-methyl-L-arginine. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 177 828 PMID: 2049105

Rees et al (1990) Characterisation of three inhibitors of endothelial nitric oxide synthase in vivo and in vitro. Br.J.Pharmacol. 101 746 PMID: 1706208

Reif and McCreedy et al (1995) N-nitro-L-arginine and N-monomethyl-L-arginine exhibit a differential pattern of inactivation toward the three nitric oxide synthases. Arch.Biochem.Biophys. 320 170 PMID: 7540822

Saksuma et al (1988) Identification of arginine as a precursor of endothelium-derived relaxing factor. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 85 8664 PMID: 3263652

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6 Citations for L-NMMA acetate

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for L-NMMA acetate include:

Yang (2007) Modulation of inhibitory activity by nitric oxide in the thalamus. J Neurophysiol 97 3386 PMID: 17376843

Echeverría et al (2014) Endotoxin induces fibrosis in vascular endothelial cells through a mechanism dependent on transient receptor protein melastatin 7 activity. PLoS One 9 e94146 PMID: 24710004

Kurata et al (2004) beta-OE, dehydroepiandrosterone, and dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate protect against N-MthD.-aspartate-induced neurotoxicity in rat hippocampal neurons by different mechanisms. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 311 237 PMID: 15175425

Schophuizen et al (2015) Uremic Toxins Induce ET-1 Release by Human Proximal Tubule Cells, which Regulates Organic Cation Uptake Time-Dependently. J Neurosci 4 234 PMID: 26132391

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