Cat. No. 0896
Alternative Name: 5-MCA-NAT
Chemical Name: 5-Methoxycarbonylamino-N-acetyltryp
Biological ActivityBinds with high affinity to MT3 melatonin sites in hamster brain, and low affinity (and no efficacy) at MT1 and MT2 melatonin receptors and thus can be used to discriminate between the melatonin receptor subtypes.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Lucchelli et al (1997) Investigation into the contractile response of melatonin in the guinea-pig isolated proximal colon: the role of 5-HT4 and melatonin receptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 121 1775. PMID: 9283717.
Dubocovich (1995) Melatonin receptors: are there multiple subtypes? TiPS 16 50. PMID: 7762083.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GR 135531 include:
Kojima et al (2011) Melatonin inhibits tachykinin NK2 receptor-triggered 5-HT release from guinea pig isolated colonic mucosa. Br J Pharmacol 162 1179. PMID: 21091649.
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