Cat. No. 4048

BINA C30H30O4 [866823-73-6]

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Alternative Name: Biphenyl-indanone A

Chemical Name: 3'-[[(2-Cyclopentyl-2,3-dihydro-6,7-dimethyl-1-oxo-1H-inden-5-yl)oxy]methyl]-[1,1'-biphenyl]-4-carboxylic acid

Biological Activity

Selective positive allosteric modulator of mGlu2 (EC50 = 33.2 nM in CHO cells expressing human mGlu2). Displays no effect on glutamate-induced activation of other mGlu receptor subtypes. Exhibits antipsychotic and anxiolytic properties in mice.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
>98 %
Desiccate at RT

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Bonnefous et al (2005) Biphenyl-indanones: allosteric potentiators of the metabotropic glutamate subtype 2 receptor. Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett. 15 4354. PMID: 16046122.

Galici et al (2006) Biphenyl-indanone A, a positive allosteric modulator of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 2, has antipsychotic- and anxiolytic-like effects in mice. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 318 173. PMID: 16608916.

Benneyworth et al (2007) A selective positive allosteric modulator of metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 2 blocks a hallucinogenic drug model of psychosis. Mol.Pharmacol. 72 477. PMID: 17526600.

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