CNS

The human nervous system is divided into the central nervous system (CNS) and the peripheral nervous system (PNS). The CNS, in turn, is divided into the brain and the spinal cord, which lie in the cranial cavity of the skull and the vertebral canal, respectively. The CNS and the PNS, acting in concert, integrate sensory information and control motor and cognitive functions. Based on its functions, the CNS can be divided into three main functional components: the sensory system, the motor system, and homeostatic and higher brain functions. Cell signaling throughout the CNS occurs by means of neurotransmitters or ions of various kinds interacting at membrane bound receptors and ion channels that, in turn, send the signal through second messenger systems to different compartments of the cell. Malfunctions of the CNS can cause numerous diseases and disorders such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis (MS), anxiety, schizophrenia, and many others. Although many of these failures of the CNS appear to be age related, some occur already in a very early stage of development of the organism, or may even be genetically inherited. The prevention and treatment of neurological disorders represents one of the most difficult and challenging goals of modern medical research.

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Axon ID Name Description From price
1909 A 1070722 Selective inhibitor of GSK-3 €95.00
2167 AR-A 014418 ATP-competitive GSK-3 inhibitor €85.00
5053 Axon Ligands™ Stem cell compound library Axon Ligands™ Stem cell compound library Inquire
2669 AZ13705339 Potent and selective PAK1 inhibitor €125.00
2171 AZD 1080 Selective inhibitor of GSK-3α and GSK-3β €110.00
2194 AZD 2858 hydrochloride Potent and highly selective Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3β inhibitor €95.00
1693 BIO GSK-3 inhibitor €95.00
1126 CHIR 98014 GSK-3 inhibitor €105.00
1386 CHIR 99021 GSK-3 inhibitor €65.00
2435 CHIR 99021 dihydrochloride GSK-3 inhibitor €70.00
2331 FRAX 486 Bioavailable, brain penetrating inhibitor of p21-activated kinases (PAKs) €90.00
2348 GNE 7915 Potent, selective, metabolically stable, and brain-penetrable LRRK2 inhibitor €110.00
2181 GSK 2578215A Potent and highly selective LRRK2 inhibitor €125.00
2511 IM 12 GSK-3β inhibitor attenuating neuronal differentiation of human NPCs €95.00
2493 LRRK2-IN-1 Potent, ATP-competitive and selective inhibitor of LRRK2 €85.00

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