Adrenochrome is an oxidation product of adrenaline (ephinephrine, norepinephrine). It inhibits COMT (Catechol-O-methyltransferase), promotes the synthesis of prostaglandins in brain tissue in vitro, promotes the secretion of nerve growth factor by L-M ce.
1. Costa, V.M., et al. 2007. Chem. Res. Toxicol., 20: 1183-1191. PMID: 17630707 2. Sotomayor-Zarate, R., et al. 2008. Biol. Reprod. 78: 673-680. PMID: 18077802
Soluble in water (0.3 mg/ml), ethanol, and 1 M sodium hydroxide (50 mg/ml, gives a dark brown solution).
Store at -20° C
~375.1° C at 760 mmHg (Predicted)
~1.4 g/cm3 (Predicted)
n20D 1.63 (Predicted)
pKa: 13.31 (Predicted), pKb: 3.3 (Predicted)
For Research Use Only. Not Intended for Diagnostic or Therapeutic Use.
Is this the naturally occurring type or synthetic?
Asked by: ProfD
Thank you for your question. Adrenochrome sc-206029 is chemically synthesized.
Answered by: Tech Support Europe
Date published: 2020-11-14
What is this used for? And how would you use it?
Asked by: DizzyLuebb
Thanks for your question. Adrenochrome is an oxidation product of adrenaline (ephinephrine, norepinephrine). It inhibits COMT (Catechol-O-methyltransferase), promotes the synthesis of prostaglandins in brain tissue in vitro, promotes the secretion of nerve growth factor by L-M ce.
Please contact our Technical Service Department for further questions.
Answered by: Technical Support 9
Date published: 2020-12-03
What is Adrenochrome used for, and what are the natural sources?
Asked by: L DMEM
Thank you for your question. Adrenochrome acts as an inhibitor of catechol-o-methyltransferase. The native source is synthetic.
Answered by: Tech Service
Date published: 2020-11-28
Bonjour , pouvez vous m expliquer en quoi consiste exactement les propriétés de l adenochrome svp?? Dans l attente merci
To place an order using RMB or to ship to mainland China, please visit www.scbio.cn