Catalytic activity of silica gels bound manganese(III)-porphyrin on oxidative reaction of adrenaline

Youji Kitamura, Tsutomu Takatsuki, Mayu Kawamoto, Madoka Saito, Akimasa Iwado, Ikuko Tsukamoto, Masaki Mifune, Yutaka Saito

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To develop a solid catalysis on oxidative reaction of adrenaline (Ad), supports bound metal-tetrakis(4-carboxyphenyl)porphine (M-TCPP) were investigated. Silica gels bound Mn-TCPP were proved to has a superior activity in the oxidation of Ad and be able to serve as a useful oxidase model for Ad.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)500-502
Number of pages3
JournalChemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2007



  • Adrenaline
  • Metal-porphyrin
  • Mimesis
  • Oxidase
  • Oxidation reaction
  • Silica gels

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Drug Discovery
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Pharmacology

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