CI 966 hydrochloride

Cat. No. 1296

CI 966 hydrochloride C23H21F6NO3.HCl [110283-66-4]

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Chemical Name: 1-[2-[bis[4-(Trifluoromethyl)phenyl]methoxy]ethyl]-1,2,5,6-tetrahydropyridine-3-carboxylic acid hydrochloride

Biological Activity

Selective inhibitor of the GABA transporter GAT-1 (IC50 values are 0.26 and 1.2 μM at cloned human and rat GAT-1 respectively). Displays over 200-fold selectivity over GAT-2 and GAT-3. Centrally active upon systemic administration in vivo. Anticonvulsive and neuroprotective.

Technical Data

Soluble to 10 mM in ethanol and to 100 mM in DMSO
>98 %
Desiccate at RT

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Borden et al (1994) Tiagabine, SK&F 89976-A, CI-966, and NNC-711 are selective for the cloned GABA transporter GAT-1. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 269 219. PMID: 7851497.

Radulovic et al (1993) Pharmacokinetics, mass balance, and induction potential of novel GABA uptake inhibitor, CI-966 HCl, in laboratory animals. Pharm.Res. 10 1442. PMID: 8272405.

Ebert et al (1990) Systemic CI-966, a new gamma-aminobutyric acid uptake blocker, enhances gamma-aminobutyric acid action in CA1 pyramidal layer in situ. Can.J.Physiol.Pharmacol. 68 1194. PMID: 2276082.

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