PD 168077 maleate

Cat. No. 1065

PD 168077 maleate C20H22N4O.C4H4O4 [630117-19-0]

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Chemical Name: N-(Methyl-4-(2-cyanophenyl)piperazinyl-3-methylbenzamide maleate

Biological Activity

A potent D4 dopamine receptor agonist (Ki = 8.7 nM) with > 400-fold selectivity over D2 and > 300-fold selectivity versus D3 subtypes respectively. Induces synaptic translocation of CaMK II to postsynaptic sites in cultured prefrontal cortical neurons. Centrally active in vivo.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 25 mM in ethanol
>99 %
Desiccate at -20°C

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Glase et al (1997) Substituted [(4-phenylpiperazinyl)methyl]benzamides: selective dopamine D4 agonists. J.Med.Chem. 40 1771. PMID: 9191952.

Clifford and Waddington (2000) Topographically based search for an "Ethogram" among a series of novel D4 dopamine receptor agonists and antagonists. Neuropsychopharmacology 22 538. PMID: 10731629.

Gu et al (2006) Activation of dopamine D4 receptors induces synaptic translocation of Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II in cultured prefrontal cortical neurons. Mol.Pharmacol. 69 813. PMID: 16365279.

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