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N6-Cyclopentyladenosine | CAS No. 41552-82-3 | Adenosine A1 Receptor Agonists
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Description: Potent and selective A1 agonist
Alternative Names: CPA

Chemical Name: N-Cyclopentyladenosine

Purity: ≥99%

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Citations (12)
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Biological Activity

N6-Cyclopentyladenosine is a potent and selective adenosine A1 receptor agonist (Ki values are 2.3, 790 and 43 nM for human A1, A2A and A3 receptors respectively; EC50 = 18600 nM for hA2B). Centrally active following systemic administration in vivo.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in 1eq. HCl
Desiccate at +4°C

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Citations for N6-Cyclopentyladenosine

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  1. Adenosine arrests breast cancer cell motility by A3 receptor stimulation.
    Authors: Ledderose Et al.
    Purinergic Signalling  2016;
  2. Role of adenosine receptor subtypes in metha. reward and reinforcement.
    Authors: Kavanagh Et al.
    PLoS One  2015;89:265
  3. Characterization of spontaneous, transient adenosine release in the caudate-putamen and prefrontal cortex.
    Authors: Nguyen Et al.
    PLoS One  2014;9:e87165
  4. Cancellation of cellular responses to nanoelectroporation by reversing the stimulus polarity.
    Authors: Pakhomov Et al.
    Cell Mol Life Sci  2014;71:4431
  5. Characterization by flow cytometry of fluorescent, selective agonist probes of the A(3) adenosine receptor.
    Authors: Kozma Et al.
    Biochem Pharmacol  2013;85:1171
  6. Lysosomes shape Ins(1,4,5)P3-evoked Ca2+ signals by selectively sequestering Ca2+ released from the endoplasmic reticulum.
    Authors: López-Sanjurjo Et al.
    J Cell Sci  2013;126:289
  7. Stimulation of adenosine receptors in the nucleus accumbens reverses the expression of cocaine sensitization and cross-sensitization to DA D2 receptors in rats.
    Authors: Hobson Et al.
    Neuropharmacology  2012;63:1172
  8. Translocation of CaMKII to dendritic microtubules supports the plasticity of local synapses.
    Authors: Lemieux Et al.
    J Cell Biol  2012;198:1055
  9. Regulation of hippocampal cannabinoid CB1 receptor actions by adenosine A1 receptors and chronic caffeine administration: implications for the effects of δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol on spatial memory.
    Authors: Sousa Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2011;36:472
  10. Presynaptically expressed long-term potentiation increases multivesicular release at parallel fiber synapses.
    Authors: Bender Et al.
    J Neurosci  2009;29:10974


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