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Furanocoumarins with affinity to brain benzodiazepine receptors in vitro

Bergendorff, Ola LU ; Dekermendjian, Kim; Nielsen, Mogens; Shan, Rudong; Witt, Robin; Ai, Jinglu and Sterner, Olov LU (1997) In Phytochemistry 44(6). p.1121-1124
Abstract
Eight furanocoumarins were isolated from a methanol extract of dried roots of Angelica dahurica. One of these, phellopterin, strongly (IC50 = 0.36 microM) inhibits the binding of [3H]diazepam to central nervous system benzodiazepine receptors in vitro, while the others, despite their structural similarities with phellopterin, are considerably less active.
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0031-9422
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10.1016/S0031-9422(96)00703-0
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  abstract     = {Eight furanocoumarins were isolated from a methanol extract of dried roots of Angelica dahurica. One of these, phellopterin, strongly (IC50 = 0.36 microM) inhibits the binding of [3H]diazepam to central nervous system benzodiazepine receptors in vitro, while the others, despite their structural similarities with phellopterin, are considerably less active.},
  author       = {Bergendorff, Ola and Dekermendjian, Kim and Nielsen, Mogens and Shan, Rudong and Witt, Robin and Ai, Jinglu and Sterner, Olov},
  issn         = {0031-9422},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {6},
  pages        = {1121--1124},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {Phytochemistry},
  title        = {Furanocoumarins with affinity to brain benzodiazepine receptors in vitro},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0031-9422(96)00703-0},
  volume       = {44},
  year         = {1997},
}