(R)-(+)-Methanandamide (in Tocrisolve™ 100)
Cat. No. 1782
Chemical Name: (R)-N-(2-Hydroxy-1-methylethyl)-5Z,
Biological ActivityStable anandamide analog that is a selective agonist for the CB1 receptor (Ki values are 20 and 815 nM for CB1 and CB2 receptors respectively), in water-soluble emulsion (for details see TocrisolveTM 100, Cat. No. 1684). Displays agonist activity at vanilloid receptors. (R)-(+)-Methanandamide also available as pure oil dissolved in ethanol (Cat. No. 1121).
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Zygmunt et al (1999) Vanilloid receptors on sensory nerves mediate the vasodilator action of anandamide. Nature 400 452. PMID: 10440374.
Carriero et al (1998) A detailed characterization of the effects of four cannabinoid agonists on operant lever pressing. Psychopharmacology (Berl.) 137 147. PMID: 9630001.
Khanolkar et al (1996) Head group analogs of arachidonylethanolamide, the endogenous cannabinoid ligand. J.Med.Chem. 39 4515. PMID: 8893848.
Abadji et al (1994) (R)-Methanandamide: a chiral novel anandamide possessing higher potency and metabolic stability. J.Med.Chem. 37 1889. PMID: 8021930.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (R)-(+)-Methanandamide (in Tocrisolve™ 100) include:
Grace et al (2014) Identification of a pharmacological target for genioglossus reactivation throughout sleep. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 37 41. PMID: 24470694.
Sánchez-Blázquez et al (2014) The calcium-sensitive σ-1 receptor prevents cannabinoids from provoking glutamate NMDA receptor hypofunction: implications in antinociception and psychotic diseases. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 17 1943. PMID: 24485144.
Garzón et al (2009) Gz mediates the long-lasting desensitization of brain CB1 receptors and is essential for cross-tolerance with morphine. Mol Pain 5 11. PMID: 19284549.
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