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Tempol | CAS No. 2226-96-2 | Additional Antioxidant Compounds
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Description: Superoxide scavenger; antioxidant

Chemical Name: 1-Oxyl-2,2,6,6-tetramethyl-4-hydroxypiperidine

Purity: ≥99%

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Citations (9)

Biological Activity

Tempol is a superoxide scavenger that displays neuroprotective, anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects. Tempol reduces γ-radiation-induced damage in hematopoietic stem cells in vitro and in vivo.

Technical Data

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

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Citations for Tempol

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  1. Mycobacterium tuberculosis inhibits the NLRP3 inflammasome activation via its phosphokinase PknF
    Authors: Rastogi Et al.
    PLoS Pathog  2021;17:e1009712
  2. Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide Phosphate Oxidase-Mediated Redox Signaling and Vascular Remodeling by 16α-Hydroxyestrone in Human Pulmonary Artery Cells: Implications in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.
    Authors: Hood Et al.
    Hypertension  2016;68:796
  3. The Nox1/4 Dual Inhibitor GKT137831 or Nox4 Knockdown Inhibits Angiotensin-II-Induced Adult Mouse Cardiac Fibroblast Proliferation and Migration. AT1 Physically Associates With Nox4.
    Authors: Somanna Et al.
    J Cell Physiol  2016;231:1130
  4. Sestrin 2 Regulates PDGF Receptor β (PDGFRβ) Expression by Modulating Proteasomal and Nrf2 Transcription Factor Functions.
    Authors: Tomasovic Et al.
    Brain Res  2015;NULL
  5. Trovafloxacin-induced replication stress sensitizes HepG2 cells to tumor necrosis factor-alpha-induced cytotoxicity mediated by extracellular signal-regulated kinase and ataxia telangiectasia and Rad3-related.
    Authors: Beggs Et al.
    Toxicology  2015;331:35
  6. p53ψ is a transcriptionally inactive p53 isoform able to reprogram cells toward a metastatic-like state.
    Authors: Senturk Et al.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A  2014;111:E3287
  7. Sensory nerve terminal mitochondrial dysfunction activates airway sensory nerves via transient receptor potential (TRP) channels.
    Authors: Nesuashvili Et al.
    Mol Pharmacol  2013;83:1007
  8. Angiotensin II enhances AT1-Nox1 binding and stimulates arterial smooth muscle cell migration and proliferation through AT1, Nox1, and interleukin-18.
    Authors: Valente Et al.
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol  2012;303:H282
  9. Plasticity of cytochrome P450 isozyme expression in rat trigeminal ganglia neurons during inflammation.
    Authors: Ruparel Et al.
    J Biol Chem  2012;153:2031


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