Cat. No. 0357

N-Acetyltryptamine C12H14N2O [1016-47-3]

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Biological Activity

A partial agonist for melatonin receptors in the retina. Also used for determination of serotonin N-acetyl transferase.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in ethanol and to 100 mM in DMSO
>99 %
Store at RT

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Dubocovich (1985) Characterization of a retinal melatonin receptor. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 234 395. PMID: 2991499.

Dubocovich (1988) Luzindole (NO 774): a novel melatonin receptor antagonist. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 246 902. PMID: 2843633.

Thomas et al (1990) Arylalkylamine (serotonin) N-acetyl transferase assay using high-performance liquid-chromatography with fluorescence or electrochemical detection of N-acetyltryptamine. Anal.Biochem. 184 228. PMID: 2327568.

Dubocovich (1995) Melatonin receptors: are there multiple subtypes? TiPS 16 50. PMID: 7762083.

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Keywords: N-Acetyltryptamine, supplier, Melatonin, partial, agonists, MT1, MT2, MT3, antagonists, Serotonin, N-acetyltransferase, Substrate, serotonin, N-acetyl, transferase, MT, Receptors, 5-HT3, 5-Hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT, Transferases, activators

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