Ro 60-0175 fumarate
Cat. No. 1854
Chemical Name: (αS)-6-Chloro-5-fluoro-α-methyl-1H-in
Biological ActivityPotent, selective 5-HT2 receptor agonist; shows selectivity for the 5-HT2C subtype (pKi values are 9, 7.5, 5.4, 5.2 and 5.6 for human 5-HT2C, 2A, 1A, 6 and 7 receptors respectively). Centrally active following oral or systemic administration in vivo.
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Jensen et al (2013) Design, synthesis, and pharmacological characterization of N- and O-substituted 5,6,7,8-tetrahydro-4H-isoxazolo[4,5-d]azepin-3-ol analogues: novel 5-HT2A/5-HT2C receptor agonists with pro-cognitive properties. J.Med.Chem. 56 1211. PMID: 23301527.
Damjanoska et al (2003) Neuroendocrine evidence that (S)-2-(chloro-5-fluoro-indol-l-yl)-1-methylethylamine fumarate (Ro 60-0175) is not a selective 5-hydroxytryptamine2C receptor agonist. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 304 1209. PMID: 12604698.
Kennett et al (2000) Effects of Ro 60 0175, a 5-HT2C receptor agonist, in three animal models of anxiety. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 387 197. PMID: 10650160.
Martin et al (1998) 5-HT2C receptor agonists: pharmacological characteristics and therapeutic potential. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 286 913. PMID: 9694950.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Ro 60-0175 fumarate include:
Kasper et al (2015) Serotonin-2C receptor agonists decrease potassium-stimulated GABA release in the nucleus accumbens. J Neurophysiol 69 78. PMID: 25382408.
Martin et al (2015) 5-HT2C receptor desensitization moderates anxiety in 5-HTT deficient mice: from behavioral to cellular evidence. Synapse 18. PMID: 25522398.
Martin et al (2014) Effect of genetic and pharmacological blockade of GABA receptors on the 5-HT2C receptor function during stress. J Neurochem 131 566. PMID: 25113583.
Craige and Unterwald (2013) Serotonin (2C) receptor regulation of cocaine-induced conditioned place preference and locomotor sensitization. Behav Brain Res 238 206. PMID: 23103406.
Manvich et al (2012) Effects of serotonin 2C receptor agonists on the behavioral and neurochemical effects of cocaine in squirrel monkeys. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 341 424. PMID: 22328576.
Yu and Yamaguchi (2010) Endogenous serotonin acts on 5-HT2C-like receptors in key vocal areas of the brain stem to initiate vocalizations in Xenopus laevis. J Biol Chem 103 648. PMID: 19955293.
Yu and Yamaguchi (2009) 5-HT2C-like receptors in the brain of Xenopus laevis initiate sex-typical fictive vocalizations. J Neurophysiol 102 752. PMID: 19474172.
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