Cat. No. 3677
Chemical Name: N-[4-Methyl-9-(1-methylethyl)-9H-ca
Biological ActivityPotent and selective neuropeptide Y Y5 receptor antagonist (IC50 values are 3.1, >10000, >10000 and >10000 nM for Y5, Y1, Y2 and Y4 receptors respectively). Does not block NPY-induced feeding in vivo. Orally active and brain penetrant.
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Morris et al (2007) Neuropeptide Y suppresses absence seizures in a genetic model primarily through effects on Y receptors. Eur.J.Neurosci. 25 1136. PMID: 17331209.
Block et al (2002) Discovery and optimization of a series of carbazole ureas as NPY5 antagonists for the treatment of obesity. J.Med.Chem. 45 3509. PMID: 12139462.
Turnbull et al (2002) Selective antagonism of the NPY Y5 receptor does not have a major effect on feeding in rats. Diabetes 51 2441. PMID: 12145156.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for NPY 5RA972 include:
Zhang et al (2015) Neuropeptide Y Stimulates Proliferation and Migration of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells from Pregnancy Hypertensive Rats via Y1 and Y5 Receptors. PLoS One 10 e0131124. PMID: 26131716.
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