Rasagiline mesylate

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Rasagiline mesylate | CAS No. 161735-79-1 | Monoamine Oxidase (MAO) Inhibitors
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Description: Selective and irreversible MAO-B inhibitor

Chemical Name: (1R)-2,3-Dihydro-N-2-propynyl-1H-inden-1-amine methanesulfonate

Purity: ≥99%

Product Details

Biological Activity

Rasagiline mesylate is a selective irreversible MAO-B inhibitor. Displays antiParkinsonian activity; exhibits neuroprotective and antiapoptotic activity against several neurotoxins in cell culture.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
Desiccate at RT

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Background References

  1. The anti-parkinson drug, rasagiline, prevents apoptotic DNA damage induced by peroxynitrite in human DArgic neuroblastoma SH-SY5Y cells.
    Maruyama et al.
    J.Neural Transm., 2002;109:467
  2. Pharmacological properties of the anti-Parkinson drug rasagiline; modification of endogenous brain amines, rese. reversal, serotonergic and DArgic behaviours.
    Finberg and Youdim
    Neuropharmacology, 2002;43:1110
  3. Molecular basis of neuroprotective activities of rasag. and the anti-Alzheimer drug TV3326 [(N-propargyl-(3R)aminoindan-5-YL)-ethyl methyl carbamate].
    Youdim and Weinstock
    Cell.Mol.Neurobiol., 2002;21:555

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