LY 215840

Cat. No. 1523

LY 215840 C24H33N3O2 [137328-52-0]

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Chemical Name: [8β(1S,2R)]-N-(2-Hydroxycyclopentyl)-6-methyl-1-(1-methylethyl)-ergoline-8-carboxamide

Biological Activity

5-HT2/5-HT7 receptor antagonist. Reduces stimulatory effect of serotonin on aldosterone secretion; also reduces 5-HT-induced cAMP formation (pKB = 8.26).

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 25 mM in ethanol
>98 %
Store at +4°C

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Louiset et al (2006) Expression of serotonin7 receptor and coupling of ectopic receptors to protein kinase A and ionic currents in adrenocorticotropin-independent macronodular adrenal hyperplasia causing Cushing's syndrome. J.Clin.Endocrinol.Metab. 91 4578. PMID: 16954157.

Lenglet et al (2002) Activation of 5-HT7 receptor in rat glomerulosa cells is associated with an increase in adenylyl cyclase activity and calcium influx through T-type calcium channels. Endocrinology 143 1748. PMID: 11956157.

Cushing et al (1996) LY215840, a high-affinity 5-HT7 receptor ligand, blocks serotonin-induced relaxation in canine coronary artery. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 277 1560. PMID: 8667223.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for LY 215840 include:

Chan et al (2015) Ergot Alkaloids (Re)generate New Leads as Antiparasitics. BMC Neurosci 9 e0004063. PMID: 26367744.

Watts et al (2015) 5-HT is a potent relaxant in rat superior mesenteric veins. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3 e00103. PMID: 25692021.

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