Effects of heptaminol AMP amidate (HAA) on cyclic AMP level and mitogen-induced proliferation of murine spleen cells.

@article{Ueno1990EffectsOH,
  title={Effects of heptaminol AMP amidate (HAA) on cyclic AMP level and mitogen-induced proliferation of murine spleen cells.},
  author={K. Ueno and A. Saha and H. Kitagawa and T. Satoh},
  journal={Japanese journal of pharmacology},
  year={1990},
  volume={52 3},
  pages={
          483-8
        }
}
Heptaminol AMP amidate (HAA), a nucleotide derivative, was found to elevate the intracellular cyclic AMP (cAMP) level of cultured mice spleen cells in a time- and dose-dependent manner. Theophylline and imidazole, when added to the spleen cell culture simultaneously with HAA, respectively caused a further rise and a fall of the cAMP level increased by HAA alone. When comparatively higher doses of the T cell mitogen concanavalin A (Con A) were used in the culture, Con A-induced cell… Expand

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