Cat. No. 1297
Alternative Name: Abnormal-cannabidiol
Chemical Name: 4-[(1R,6R)-3-Methyl-6-(1-methylethe
Biological ActivityNeurobehaviorally inactive cannabinoid that acts as a selective agonist for GPR55 (EC50 values are 2.5, >30 and >30 μM at GPR55, CB1 and CB2 receptors respectively). Increases phosphorylation of protein kinases in, and migration of, human umbilical vein endothelial cells.
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Ryberg et al (2007) The orphan receptor GPR55 is a novel cannabinoid receptor. Br.J.Pharmacol. 152 1092. PMID: 17876302.
Mo et al (2004) Atypical cannabinoid stimulates endothelial cell migration via a Gi/Go-coupled receptor distinct from CB1, CB2 or EDG-1. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 489 21. PMID: 15063151.
Ho and Hiley (2003) Vasodilator actions of abnormal-cannabidiol in rat isolated small mesenteric artery. Br.J.Pharmacol. 138 1320. PMID: 12711633.
Jarai et al (1999) Cannabinoid-induced mesenteric vasodilation through an endothelial site distinct from CB1 or CB2 receptors. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 96 14136. PMID: 10570211.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Abn-CBD include:
Yang et al (2014) Cannabidiol protects liver from binge alcohol-induced steatosis by mechanisms including inhibition of oxidative stress and increase in autophagy. Free Radic Biol Med 68 260. PMID: 24398069.
Esposito et al (2007) Cannabidiol in vivo blunts beta-amyloid induced neuroinflammation by suppressing IL-1beta and iNOS expression. Br J Pharmacol 151 1272. PMID: 17592514.
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