Discontinued Product

Unfortunately 5-Methoxy-N-cyclopropanoyltryptamine (Cat. No. 0766) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 0766 - 5-Methoxy-N-cyclopropanoyltryptamine
Description: Melatonin agonist

Biological Activity

A potent melatonin agonist which shows selectivity for melatonin binding sites in pars tuberalis (affinity 100-fold greater than melatonin) compared to avian brain (affinity 2-4 fold less than melatonin).

Licensing Information

Sold with the permission of ADIR et Cie.

Technical Data

M. Wt 258.32
Storage Desiccate at +4°C

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Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 258.32. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 3.87 mL 19.36 mL 38.71 mL
5 mM 0.77 mL 3.87 mL 7.74 mL
10 mM 0.39 mL 1.94 mL 3.87 mL
50 mM 0.08 mL 0.39 mL 0.77 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Depreux et al (1994) Synthesis and structure-activity relationships of novel naphthalenic and biosteric related amidic derivatives as melatonin receptor ligands. J.Med.Chem. 37 3231 PMID: 7932550

Spandoni et al (1993) 2-Substituted 5-methoxy-N-acyltryptamines: synthesis, binding affinity for the melatonin receptor and evaluation of the biological activity. J.Med.Chem. 36 4069 PMID: 8258829

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