Cat. No. 1392
Chemical Name: (5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-N-(4-Hydroxy-2-meth
Biological ActivityA potent and selective inhibitor of the anandamide membrane transporter (AMT) with IC50 values of 4-11 μM. Displays negligible agonist activity at the hVR1 receptor and very weak action at CB1 and CB2 receptors. Ki values are > 5-10 μM at CB1 and CB2. Active in vivo. Also available in water-soluble emulsion (Cat. No. 1686).
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Gubellini et al (2002) Experimental Parkinsonism alters endocannabinoid degradation: implications for striatal glutamatergic transmission. J.Neurosci. 22 6900. PMID: 12177188.
Bisogno et al (2001) The uptake by cells of 2-arachidonoylglycerol, an endogenous agonist of cannabinoid receptors. Eur.J.Biochem. 268 1982. PMID: 11277920.
De Petrocellis et al (2001) The activity of anandamide at vanilloid VR1 receptors requires facilitated transport across the cell membrane and is limited by intracellular metabolism. J.Biol.Chem. 276 12856. PMID: 11278420.
De Petrocellis et al (2000) Overlap between the ligand recognition properties of the anandamide transporter and the VR1 vanilloid receptor: inhibitors of anandamide uptake with negligible capsaicin-like activity. FEBS Lett. 483 52. PMID: 11033355.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for VDM 11 include:
Buznikov et al (2010) A putative 'pre-nervous' endocannabinoid system in early echinoderm development. Dev Neurosci 32 1. PMID: 19907129.
Hillard et al (2007) Inhibition of 2-arachidonoylglycerol catabolism modulates vasoconstriction of rat middle cerebral artery by the thromboxane mimetic, U-46619. Br J Pharmacol 152 691. PMID: 17891162.
Newman et al (2007) Endocannabinoids mediate muscarine-induced synaptic depression at the vertebrate neuromuscular junction. Eur J Neurosci 25 1619. PMID: 17408433.
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