Catalog Number: 1957
Chemical Name: N-[(1S,2S)-2-Hydroxycyclopentyl]adenosine
Biological Activity
Adenosine A1 receptor agonist (Ki = 3.1 nM). Anticonvulsive in mice following systemic administration in vivo.
Technical Data
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  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in water
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  • Storage:
    Desiccate at +4°C
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Additional Information
Licensing Caveats:
Sold for research purposes under agreement from GlaxoSmithKline
Background References
  1. Functional characterization of three adenosine receptor types.
    Gurden et al.
    Br.J.Pharmacol., 1993;109:693
  2. N-Substituted adenosines as novel neuroprotective A1 agonists with diminished hypotensive effects.
    Knutsen et al.
    J.Med.Chem., 1999;42:3463
  3. Cardiovascular and antilipolytic effects of the adenosine agonist GR 79236.
    Merkel et al.
    Pharmacology, 1995;51:224

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