A 61603 hydrobromide
Cat. No. 1052
Chemical Name: N-[5-(4,5-Dihydro-1H-imidazol-2-yl)
Biological ActivityPotent α-adrenoceptor agonist that is at least 35-fold more potent at α1A than at α1B or α1D sites. Induces dose response increases in spontaneous Ca2+ transients in rat ventricular myocytes in vitro (EC50 = 6.9 nmol/L). Also available as part of the α1-Adrenoceptor Tocriset™.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Luo et al (2007) Receptor subtype involved in α1A-adrenergic receptor-mediated Ca2+ signaling in cardiomyocytes. Acta.Pharmacol.Sin. 28 968. PMID: 17588332.
Meyer et al (1996) Synthesis and in vitro characterisation of N-[5-(4,5-dihydro-1H-imidazol-2-yl)-2-hydroxy-5,6,7,8-tetrahydronaphthalen-1-yl]methanesulfonamide and its enantiomers: a novel selective α1A receptor agonist. J.Med.Chem. 39 4116. PMID: 8831777.
Knepper et al (1995) A-61603, a potent α1-adrenergic receptor agonist, selective for the α1A receptor subtype. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 274 97. PMID: 7616455.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for A 61603 hydrobromide include:
Thomas et al (2016) The α-1A Adrenergic Receptor in the Rabbit Heart. Nephrol Dial Transplant 11 e0155238. PMID: 27258143.
Treen et al (2016) Divergent regulation of ER and kiss genes by 17ß-estradiol in hypothalamic ARC versus AVPV models. Mol.Endocrinol. 30 217. PMID: 26726951.
Copik et al (2015) Isoproterenol acts as a biased agonist of the α-1A-adrenoceptor that selectively activates the MAPK/ERK pathway. PLoS One 10 e0115701. PMID: 25606852.
Desir and Peixoto (2014) Renalase in hypertension and kidney disease. Circ Res 29 42604. PMID: 24137013.
Dash et al (2011) A molecular MRI probe to detect treatment of cardiac apoptosis in vivo. Magn Reson Med 66 1152. PMID: 21360750.
Jensen et al (2010) Functional alpha-1B adrenergic receptors on human epicardial coronary artery endothelial cells. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 382 475. PMID: 20857090.
Jensen et al (2009) The α-1D Is the predominant α-1-adrenergic receptor subtype in human epicardial coronary arteries. PLoS One 54 1137. PMID: 19761933.
O-Uchi et al (2008) Interaction of α1-adrenoceptor subtypes with different G proteins induces opposite effects on cardiac L-type Ca2+ channel. PLoS One 102 1378. PMID: 18467629.
Rokosh and Simpson (2002) Knockout of the alpha 1A/C-adrenergic receptor subtype: the alpha 1A/C is expressed in resistance arteries and is required to maintain arterial blood pressure. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99 9474. PMID: 12093905.
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