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DSP-4 | CAS No. 40616-75-9 | Additional Adrenergic Receptor-related Compounds
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Description: Adrenergic neurotoxin

Chemical Name: N-(2-Chloroethyl)-N-ethyl-2-bromobenzylamine hydrochloride

Purity: ≥98%

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Citations (2)

Biological Activity

DSP-4 is an adrenergic neurotoxin. Displays neurotoxic effects on both peripheral and central noradrenergic neurons.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in ethanol
Store at -20°C

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Background References

  1. DSP-4: a novel compound with neurotoxic effects on noradrenergic neurons of adult and developing rats.
    Jaim-Etcheverry and Zieher
    Brain Res., 1980;188:513
  2. Short and long term analysis of heart rate variations in spontaneous hypertensive rats: effect of DSP-4 administration.
    Kawamura et al.
    Biomed.Pharmacother., 2005;59:S203
  3. Denervation of the locus coeruleus projections by treatment with the selective neurotoxin DSP-4 [N(2-chloroethyl)-N-ethyl-2-bromobenzylamine] reduces DA release potential in the nucleus accumbens shell in conscious rats.
    Haidkind et al.
    Neurosci.Letts., 2002;332:79

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