Arachidonyl serotonin

Cat. No. 2836

Arachidonyl serotonin C30H42N2O2 [187947-37-1]

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Alternative Name: AA-5-HT

Chemical Name: N-[2-(5-Hydroxy-1H-indol-3-yl)ethyl]-5,8,11,14-eicosatetraenamide

Biological Activity

Dual fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) inhibitor/TRPV1 antagonist (IC50 values are 5.6 μM and 37 - 40 nM for FAAH and TRPV1 respectively). Inactive at cPLA2, CB1 or 5-HT receptors. Displays strong analgesic activity against both acute and chronic peripheral pain.

Technical Data

Soluble in methyl acetate (supplied pre-dissolved -10mg/ml)
Store at -20°C

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Bisogno et al (1998) Arachidonoylserotonin and other novel inhibitors of fatty acid amide hydrolase. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comms. 248 515.

Di Marzo et al (2004) The endocannabinoid system and its therapeutic exploitation. Nat.Rev.Drug Discov. 3 771. PMID: 15340387.

Maione et al (2007) Analgesic actions of N-arachidonoyl-serotonin, a fatty acid amide hydrolase inhibitor with antagonistic activity at vanilloid TRPV1 receptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 150 766. PMID: 17279090.

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