Technical Data
MnTMPyP pentachloride (Manganese (III) tetrakis (1-methyl-4-pyridyl)porphyrin . 5Cl-)
Biochemicals Storage: 4C/-20CShipping: Blue Ice
Cell permeable superoxide dismutase (SOD) mimetic. Peroxynitrite scavenger. Displays a protective effect against H2O2 mediated injury. Neuroprotective. Oxidative stress inhibitor. Apoptosis inhibitor. Reduces inflammation.

Storage and Stability:
Short-term Storage: +4C
Long-term Storage: -20C
Stable for at least 2 years after receipt when stored at -20C.

Molecular Formula:

Molecular Weight:
Purity: >96% (Microanalysis)

Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
Product Reference:
Stable Mn(III) porphyrins mimic superoxide dismutase in vitro and substitute for it in vivo: K.M. Faulkner, et al.; J. Biol. Chem. 269, 23471 (1994)
Superoxide scavenging by Mn(II/III) tetrakis (1-methyl-4-pyridyl) porphyrin in mammalian cells: P.R. Gardner, et al.; Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 325, 20 (1996)
Molecular actions of a Mn(III)Porphyrin superoxide dismutase mimetic and peroxynitrite scavenger: reaction with nitric oxide and direct inhibition of NO synthase and soluble guanylyl cyclase: S. Pfeiffer, et al.; Mol. Pharmacol. 53, 795 (1998)
The ortho effect makes manganese(III) meso-tetrakis(N-methylpyridinium- 2-yl)porphyrin a powerful and potentially useful superoxide dismutase mimic: Batinic-Haberle, et al.; J. Biol. Chem. 273, 24521 (1998)
Protective properties of tin- and manganese-centered porphyrins against hydrogen peroxide-mediated injury in rat astroglial cells: B.E. Dwyer, et al.; J. Neurochem. 71, 2497 (1998)
Neuroprotective effect of MnTMPyP, a superoxide dismutase/catalase mimetic in global cerebral ischemia is mediated through reduction of oxidative stress and DNA fragmentation: S.S. Sharma & S. Gupta; Eur. J. Pharmacol. 561, 72 (2007)
MnTMPyP, a cell-permeant SOD mimetic, reduces oxidative stress and apoptosis following renal ischemia-reperfusion: H.L. Liang, et al.; Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. 296, F266 (2009)
MnTMPyP, a superoxide dismutase/catalase mimetic, decreases inflammatory indices in ischemic acute kidney injury: J. Mortensen, et al.; Inflamm. Res. (Epub ahead of print) (2011)

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.