Cat. No. 4242
Chemical Name: 6-(4-Chlorophenyl)-3-[3-methoxy-4-[
Biological ActivitySelective melanin-concentrating hormone receptor 1 (MCH1) antagonist (IC50 = 9.3 nM). Displays antiobesity and antidepressant-like effects in rats and mice. Orally active.
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Gehlert et al (2009) Preclinical evaluation of melanin-concentrating hormone receptor 1 antagonism for the treatment of obesity and depression. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 329 429. PMID: 19182070.
Rivera et al (2008) Melanin-concentrating hormone receptor 1 antagonists: a new perspective for the pharmacologic treatment of obesity. Curr.Med.Chem. 15 1025. PMID: 18393860.
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