Cat. No. 1531
Alternative Name: AG 3-5
Chemical Name: 3,4-Dihydro-3-(2-hydroxyphenyl)-6-(
Biological ActivityCooling agent that activates the novel cold receptors TRPM8 (CMR1) and TRPA1 (ANKTM1/TRPN1), members of the TRP ion channel family. Induces currents in CMR1-expressing HEK 293 cells (EC50 = 0.36 μM) more potently than menthol or low temperatures. Produces "wet shakes" in vivo.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Wei et al (1983) AG-3-5: a chemical producing sensations of cold. J.Pharm.Pharmacol. 35 110. PMID: 6131976.
McKemy et al (2002) Identification of a cold receptor reveals a general role for TRP channels in thermosensation. Nature 416 52. PMID: 11882888.
Story et al (2003) ANKTM1, a TRP-like channel expressed in nociceptive neurons, is activated by cold temperatures. Cell 112 819. PMID: 12654248.
Behrendt et al (2004) Characterization of the mouse cold-menthol receptor TRPM8 and vanilloid receptor type-1 VR1 using a fluorometric imaging plate reader (FLIPR) assay. Br.J.Pharmacol. 141 737. PMID: 14757700.
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