agmatine


Also found in: Wikipedia.

agmatine

[′ag·mə‚tēn]
(biochemistry)
C5H14N4 Needlelike crystals with a melting point of 231°C; soluble in water; a product of the enzymatic decarboxylation of arginine.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
[14.] Mete S, Aksu F The role of nitrergic system on the effects of tramadol and agmatine in an experimental neuropathic pain model.
Taksande, "Evidences for the agmatine involvement in antidepressant like effect of bupropion in mouse forced swim test," Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior, vol.
Marc, "3-isobutylmethylxanthine inhibits hepatic urea synthesis: protection by agmatine," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
As shown in Figure 4, in plant arginase is metabolised by arginase (ARG), ornithine decarboxylase (ODC), and arginine decarboxylase (ADC) with ornithine and agmatine as intermetabolites [52].
Lee, "The effects of agmatine on apoptosis induced by capsaicin in mouse hippocampal neuron," Korean Journal of Anatomy, vol.
Lobnik, "Synthesis of hybrid thiol-functionalized Si[O.sub.2] particles used for agmatine determination," Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, vol.
The expression of agmatine coumaroyl transferase gene (T1-64213, Figure 2k) and cytokinin dehydrogenase gene (T3-50471, Figure 2l) were unstable.
Agmatine is a polyamine that is produced through decarboxylation of L-arginine by the enzyme arginine decarboxylase.
Eight biogenic amines were investigated on wines, according to standards of putrescine (PUT) dihydrochloride, spermidine (SPD) trihydrochloride, spermine (SPM) tetrahydrochloride, agmatine (AGM) sulfate, cadaverine (CAD) dihydrochloride, serotonine (SRT) hydrochloride, histamine (HIM) dihydrochloride, tyramine (TYM), tryptamine (TRM) and 2-phenylethylamine (PHM) dihydrochloride purchased from Sigma Chemical Co.
For cultivation of the argD mutant, 1 mg/mL agmatine (agmatine sulfate [Tokyo Chemical Industry]) was added to the XTU medium.
Ugale, "Interactions of nitric oxide with [alpha]2-adrenoceptors within the locus coeruleus underlie the facilitation of inhibitory avoidance memory by agmatine," British Journal of Pharmacology, vol.
Protective treatment measures against transient focal ischemia-induced brain damage, such as ischemic post conditioning, hyperbaric oxygen, DIDS (4,4,-diisothio-cyanostilbene-2,2,-disulfonic acid), and agmatine, were all associated with inhibition of neuroinflammation via suppressing the TLR2 pathway [2932].