Cat. No. 3550
Chemical Name: N-Acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine
Biological ActivityEndogenous hormone that acts as an agonist at melatonin receptors MT1 and MT2. Exhibits a prominent role in the control of circadian rhythm, displays immunomodulatory activity and acts as a powerful antioxidant in vivo.
The technical data provided above is for guidance only.
For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Bubenik (2008) Thirty four years since the discovery of gastrointestinal melatonin. J.Physiol.Pharmacol. 59 33. PMID: 18812627.
Fischer et al (2008) Melatonin as a major skin protectant: from free radical scavenging to DNA damage repair. Exp.Dermatol. 17 713. PMID: 18643846.
Cardinali et al (2009) Melatonin and melatonergic drugs on sleep: possible mechanisms of action. Int.J.Neurosci. 119 821. PMID: 19326288.
If you know of a relevant citation for this product please let us know.
View Related Products by Target
Keywords: Melatonin, supplier, Endogenous, hormone, agonists, MT1, MT2, Receptors, Melatonin, circadian, rhythms
Find multiple products by catalog number
New Products in this Area
Potent and selective S1P4 agonistH2L5186303
Potent and selective LPA2 receptor antagonistMEDICA 16
FFA1 (GPR40) agonist. Also inhibits ATP citrate lyaseBX 471
Potent, selective CCR1 antagonistPF 04418948
Potent and selective EP2 receptor antagonistLatanoprost
FP prostaglandin receptor agonist; also exhibits agonist activity at EP1 and EP3 receptorsGRI 977143
Selective LPA2 receptor non-lipid agonistCYM 50260
Potent and selective S1P4 agonistG-36
Selective GPR30 antagonistStrontium chloride
Calcium sensing receptor (CaSR) agonistCS 2100
Selective S1P1 agonistSMANT hydrochloride
Inhibits Smoothened (Smo) accumulationTUG 891
Potent and selective GPR120 agonistIT1t dihydrochloride
Potent CXCR4 antagonistRuBi GABA trimethylphosphine
Caged GABA; inhibits neural activity
Win a Kindle
June 12 - 15, 2013
Booth Number: 213