Cat. No. 5112
Chemical Name: 3-[3-(3-Pyridinyl)-1,2,4-oxadiazol-
Biological ActivityPositive allosteric modulator of α4β2 receptor; increases the potency of Ach-evoked currents ~60 fold without effecting the maximum efficacy (HEK293-hα4β2 cells). Reduces the rate of recovery from desensitization and slows the rate of deactivation. Displays a synergistic effect on the Emax when given with NS206 at 3α:2β receptors.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Mohler et al (2014) Discriminative-stimulus effects of NS9283, a nicotinic α4β2* positive allosteric modulator, in nicotine-discriminating rats. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 231 67. PMID: 23925734.
Grupe et al (2013) Unravelling the mechanism of action of NS9283, a positive allosteric modulator of (α4)3(β2)2 nicotinic ACh receptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 168 2000. PMID: 23278456.
Olsen et al (2013) Two distinct allosteric binding sites at α4β2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors revealed by NS206 and NS9283 give unique insights to binding activity-associated linkage at Cys-loop receptors. J.Biol.Chem. 288 35997. PMID: 24169695.
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