Potent fluorescent inhibitor of human acetylcholinesterase (AChE) and butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) (IC50 values are 280 pM and 16 nM respectively). Targets and labels β-amyloid plaques in histochemical analysis.
|Storage||Store at +4°C|
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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 589.68. 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||1.7 mL||8.48 mL||16.96 mL|
|5 mM||0.34 mL||1.7 mL||3.39 mL|
|10 mM||0.17 mL||0.85 mL||1.7 mL|
|50 mM||0.03 mL||0.17 mL||0.34 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Kacza et al (2010) In vivo labelling of hippocampal beta-amyloid in triple-transgenic mice with a fluorescent acetylcholinesterase inhibitor released from nanoparticles. Eur.J.Neurosci. 31 99 PMID: 20092557
Elsinghorst et al (2009) A gorge-spanning, high-affinity cholinesterase inhibitor to explore β-amyloid plaques. Org.Biomol.Chem. 7 3940 PMID: 19763296
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Keywords: PE154 fluorescent AChE inhibitor beta amyloid plaque probe probes b-amyloid acetylcholinesterase inhibitors inhibits fluorescence histochemistry staining labelling Cholinesterases
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Zemkova et al (2011) Norepinephrine causes a biphasic change in mammalian pinealocye membrane potential: role of alpha1B-adrenoreceptors, phospholipase C, and Ca2+. Endocrinology 152 3842 PMID: 21828176
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