Cat. No. 2001
Chemical Name: N,N'-Dicyclopentyl-2-(methylthio)-5-
Biological ActivityPositive allosteric modulator of GABAB receptor function. Potentiates the effects of GABA on [35S]GTPγS binding at recombinant and native GABAB receptors (EC50 values are 2.1 and 3.1μM respectively). Decreases cocaine self-administration, blocks the rewarding properties of nicotine and produces anxiolytic-like activity without the side effects associated with baclofen or benzodiazepines.
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Mombereau et al (2007) GABAB receptor-positive modulation-induced blockade of the rewarding effects of nicotine is associated with a reduction in nucleus accumbens ΔFosB accumulation. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 321 172. PMID: 17215447.
Cryan et al (2004) Behavioral characterization of the novel GABAB receptor-positive modulator GS39783 (N,N'-dicyclopentyl-2-methylsulfanyl-5-nitro-pyrimidine-4,6-diamine: anxiolytic-like activity without side effects associated with baclofen or benzodiazepines. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 310 952. PMID: 15113848.
Urwyler et al (2003) N,N'-Dicyclopentyl-2-methylsulfanyl-5-nitro-pyrimidine-4,6-diamine (GS39783) and structurally related compounds: novel allosteric enhancers of γ-aminobutyric acidB receptor function. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 307 322. PMID: 12954816.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GS 39783 include:
Zhang et al (2015) GABAB receptor upregulates fragile X mental retardation protein expression in neurons. Sci Rep 5 10468. PMID: 26020477.
Pacey et al (2011) Subchronic administration and combination metabotropic glutamate and GABAB receptor drug therapy in fragile X syndrome. Sci Rep 338 897. PMID: 21636656.
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