Cat. No. 0902
Chemical Name: N-Cyano-N'-methyl-N''-[2-[(5-methyl-1H-imidazol-4-yl)methyl]thio]ethyl]guanidine
Biological ActivityWidely used H2 histamine antagonist which has more recently been described as an inverse agonist. Also a potent I1 imidazoline binding site ligand.
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Tsoli et al (1995) The imidazoline I1 receptor agonist, moxonidine, inhibits insulin secretion from isolated rat islets of langerhans. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 284 199. PMID: 8549627.
Smit et al (1996) Inverse agonism of histamine H2 antagonists accounts for upregulation of spontaneously active receptors. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 93 6802. PMID: 8692899.
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Keywords: Cimetidine, supplier, I1, agonists, histamine, H2, antagonists, inverse, Imidazoline, Receptors, histaminergic