Physostigmine analog that inhibits acetylcholinesterase. Inhibits production of amyloid precursor protein (APP) and Aβ. Improves morris water maze performance of scopolamine-treated rats.
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 337.42. 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||2.96 mL||14.82 mL||29.64 mL|
|5 mM||0.59 mL||2.96 mL||5.93 mL|
|10 mM||0.3 mL||1.48 mL||2.96 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.
Janas et al (2005) The cholinesterase inhibitor, phenserine, improves morris water maze performance of scopolamine-treated rats. Life Sci. 76 1073 PMID: 15620572
Utsuki et al (2006) Identification of novel small molecule inhibitors of amyloid precursor protein synthesis as a route to lower Alzheimer's disease amyloid-β peptide. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 318 855 PMID: 16690718
Klein (2007) Phenserine. Expert Opin.Investig.Drugs 16 1087 PMID: 17594192
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1 Citation for Phenserine
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Phenserine include:
Elgueta et al (2015) Acetylcholine induces GABA release onto rod bipolar cells through heteromeric nicotinic receptors expressed in A17 amacrine cells. Sci Rep 9 6 PMID: 25709566
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