(-)-Huperzine A

Catalogue number: H826000
Chemical name: (-)-Huperzine A
Synonyms: HUP, [5R-(5a,9ß-11E)]-5-Amino-11-ethylidene-5,6,9,10-tetrahydro-7-methyl-5,9-methanocycloocta[b]pyridin-2-(1H)-one, Selagine,
CAS Number: 102518-79-6
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₁₅H₁₈N₂O
Appearance: Off-White to Pale Brown Solid
Melting Point: >222°C (dec.)
Mol. Weight: 242.32
Storage: -20°C Freezer
Solubility: Chloroform (Slightly), DMSO (Slightly), Methanol (Slightly)
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Pharmaceuticals, Intermediates & Fine Chemicals, Inhibitors,
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: Reversible alkaloid inhibitor of AChE which crosses the blood-brain barrier. A potential therapeutic agent for Alzheimer’s disease. It reduces cell death induced by glutamate in primary cultures derived from forebrain, hippocampus, cortex and cerebellum of embryonic rat brain.
Dangerous Goods Info: NA
References: Wang, Y.-E., et al.: Acta Pharmacol. Sin., 7, 110 (1986), Ved, H.S., et al.: Neuroreport, 8, 963 (1997)
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