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  • SKU: R-1013
  • Pack Size: 1 g
R-(-)-Rolipram

85416-75-7

275.35

C16H21NO3

Soluble in DMSO (to 100mM)

+4°C


Synonym: (4R)-4-[3-(Cyclopentyloxy)-4-methoxyphenyl]pyrrolidin-2-one

More active enantiomer of (R,S)-Rolipram: 2-10-fold more potent that the (S)-(+)-enantiomer. Rolipram is a selective phosphodiesterase-4 inhibitor discovered and developed by Schering AG as a potential antidepressant drug in the early 1990s. It was previously used as an antideppresant but was discontinued because of its serious side effects. Rolipram has shown to boost the levels of NMNAT2 (Nicotinamide mononeucleotide adenylyl transferase 2), an enzyme that blocks the processes associated with dementia - a form of Alzheimers. In other studies it has shown to breakdown misfolded tau proteins.

*Also See R1012 (R,S) Rolipram or R-1203 (S) Rolipram.

0.1 lbs



Research or further manufacturing use only, not for food or drug use.

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