Catalog No.S3147 Synonyms: OR-611
Molecular Weight(MW): 305.29
Entacapone inhibits catechol-O-methyltransferase(COMT) with IC50 of 151 nM.
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|Description||Entacapone inhibits catechol-O-methyltransferase(COMT) with IC50 of 151 nM.|
Entacapone inhibits catechol-O-methyltransferase(COMT) with similar IC50 in different tissues including live, duodenum, kidney and lung, but entacapone is more active than tolcapone in those tissues.  Entacapone (< 100 μM) is a potent inhibitor of α-syn and β-amyloid (Aβ) oligomerization and fibrillogenesis, and also protects against extracellular toxicity induced by the aggregation of both proteins in PC12 cells. 
|In vitro||DMSO||61 mg/mL (199.81 mM)|
|Ethanol||2 mg/mL (6.55 mM)|
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Clinical Trial Information
|NCT Number||Recruitment||Conditions||Sponsor/Collaborators||Start Date||Phases|
|NCT02554734||Completed||Parkinsons Disease||Orion Corporation, Orion Pharma||August 2015||Phase 1|
|NCT02349243||Unknown status||Obesity||Kaichun Wu|National Institute of Biological Sciences, Beijing|Fourth Military Medical University||January 2015||Phase 1|Phase 2|
|NCT01468012||Completed||Cocaine Dependence||New York State Psychiatric Institute||July 2014||Phase 2|Phase 3|
|NCT02058966||Completed||Methamphetamine Dependence||Oregon Health and Science University|Portland VA Medical Center||June 2014||Early Phase 1|
|NCT01840423||Completed||Healthy||Orion Corporation, Orion Pharma||May 2013||Phase 1|
|NCT01688089||Completed||Healthy||Orion Corporation, Orion Pharma||September 2012||Phase 1|
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