Cat. No. 1411
Alternative Names: HU 310, 2-Arachidonyl glycerol ether
Chemical Name: 2-[(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z)-Eicosatetraenylo
Biological ActivityEndogenous agonist for the GPR55 and CB1 receptors (EC50 values are 10 and 37 nM respectively) that displays selectivity over CB2 receptors (Ki values are 21.2 nM and > 3mM at CB1 and CB2 respectively). Causes sedation, hypothermia, intestinal immobility and mild antinociception in vivo. Attenuates sensory neurotransmission in rat mesenteric arteries via GPR55.
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Ryberg et al (2007) The orphan receptor GPR55 is a novel cannabinoid receptor. Br.J.Pharmacol. 152 1092. PMID: 17876302.
Duncan et al (2004) Noladin ether, a putative endocannabinoid, attenuates sensory neurotransmission in the rat isolated mesenteric arterial bed via a non-CB1/CB2 Gi/o linked receptor. Br.J.Pharmacol. 142 509. PMID: 15148262.
Hanus et al (2001) 2-Arachidonyl glyceryl ether, an endogenous agonist of the cannabinoid CB1 receptor. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 98 3662. PMID: 11259648.
Suhara et al (2000) Synthesis and biological activities of 2-arachidonoylglycerol, an endogenous cannabinoid receptor ligand, and its metabolically stable ether-linked analogues. Chem.Pharm.Bull. 48 903. PMID: 10923815.
Sugiura et al (1999) Evidence that the cannabinoid CB1 receptor is a 2-arachidonoylglycerol receptor. J.Biol.Chem. 274 2794. PMID: 9915812.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Noladin ether include:
Ho and Randall (2007) Endothelium-dependent metabolism by endocannabinoid hydrolases and cyclooxygenases limits vasorelaxation to anandamide and 2-arachidonoylglycerol. PLoS One 150 641. PMID: 17245358.
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