Chemical Name: (E)-8-[2-(3-Chlorophenyl)ethenyl]-3,7-dihydro-1,3,7-trimethyl-1H-purine-2,6-dione
Biological ActivitySelective adenosine A2A receptor antagonist and monoamine oxidase B (MAO-B) inhibitor (Ki values are 54 and 28200 nM at rat A2A and A1 receptors respectively and Ki ~ 100 nM at MAO-B). Potently protects against quinolinic acid-induced (Cat. No. 0225) neuronal damage and is neuroprotective in the MPTP model of Parkinson's disease.
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8-(3-Chlorostyryl)caffeine may attenuate MPTP neurotoxicity through dual actions on monoamine oxidase inhibition and A2A receptor antagonism.
Chen et al.
Enhanced neuronal damage by co-administration of quinolinic acid and free radicals, and protection by adenosine A2A receptor antagonists.
Behan and Stone
Inhibition of monoamine oxidase B by analogues of the adenosine A2A receptor antagonist (E)-8-(3-chlorostyryl)caffeine (CSC).
Vlok et al.
Citations for 8-(3-Chlorostyryl)caffeine
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Activator protein-1 contributes to the NaCl-induced expression of VEGF and PlGF in RPE cells.
Authors: Kleiner Et al.
Mol Vis 2018;24:647
Polo-like kinase 1 inhibits DNA damage response during mitosis.
Authors: Benada Et al.
Regulation of photoreceptor gap junction phosphorylation by adenosine in zebrafish retina.
Authors: Li Et al.
Vis Neurosci 2014;31:237
Pannexin 1 channels link chemoattractant receptor signaling to local excitation and global inhibition responses at the front and back of polarized neutrophils.
Authors: Bao Et al.
J Biol Chem 2013;288:22650
Adenosine regulation of alveolar fluid clearance.
Authors: Factor Et al.
Cell Cycle 2007;104:4083
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