Cat. No. 5693
Alternative Name: JNJ 46778212
Chemical Name: [6,7-Dihydro-2-(phenoxymethyl)oxazo
Biological ActivitySelective mGlu5 positive allosteric modulator (EC50 = 260 nM). Selective for mGlu5 over other mGluR subtypes, as well as 66 other receptors and ion channels. Selectively potentiates mGlu5 signaling via Gαq. Exhibits wake-promoting, antipsychotic-like and cognition-enhancing effects in animal models. Brain penetrant and orally available.
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Conde-Ceide et al (2015) Discovery of VU0409551/JNJ-46778212: An mGlu5 positive allosteric modulator clinical candidate targeting schizophrenia. ACS Med.Chem.Lett. 6 716. PMID: 26157544.
Rook et al (2015) Biased mGlu5-positive allosteric modulators provide in vivo efficacy without potentiating mGlu5 modulation of NMDAR currents. Neuron 86 1029. PMID: 25937172.
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