Potent kynurenine 3-monooxygenase (kynurenine 3-hydroxylase; KMO) inhibitor (IC50 = 20 nM). Increases kynurenic acid levels, and decreases 3-HK and QUIN levels in cerebrum and liver of neonatal rodents. Neuroprotective in a Drosophila model of Huntington's disease.
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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 259.09. 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||3.86 mL||19.3 mL||38.6 mL|
|5 mM||0.77 mL||3.86 mL||7.72 mL|
|10 mM||0.39 mL||1.93 mL||3.86 mL|
|50 mM||0.08 mL||0.39 mL||0.77 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Ceresoli-Borroni et al (2007) Perinatal kynurenine 3-hydroxylase inhibition in rodents: pathophysiological implications. J.Neurosci.Res. 85 845 PMID: 17279543
Amaral et al (2013) Structural basis of kynurenine 3-monooxygenase inhibition. Nature 496 382 PMID: 23575632
Amori et al (2009) On the relationship between the two branches of the kynurenine pathway in the rat brain in vivo. J.Neurochem. 109 316 PMID: 19226371
Campesan et al (2011) The kynurenine pathway modulates neurodegeneration in a Drosophila model of Huntington's disease. Curr.Biol. 21 961 PMID: 21636279
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