A 77636 hydrochloride
Potent and selective dopamine D1-like receptor agonist (pEC50 values are 8.97 and < 5 for D1-like and D2-like receptors respectively). Displays anti-Parkinsonian activity following oral administration in vivo.
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 365.9. 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||2.73 mL||13.66 mL||27.33 mL|
|5 mM||0.55 mL||2.73 mL||5.47 mL|
|10 mM||0.27 mL||1.37 mL||2.73 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.27 mL||0.55 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Acquas et al (1994) The potent and selective dopamine D1 receptor agonist A-77636 increases cortical and hippocampal acetylcholine release in the rat. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 260 85 PMID: 7957630
Kebabian et al (1992) A-77636: a potent and selective dopamine D1 receptor agonist with antiparkinsonian activity in marmosets. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 229 203 PMID: 1362704
Lewis et al (1998) Homologous desensitization of the D1A dopamine receptor: efficacy in causing desensitization dissociates from both receptor occupancy and functional potency. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 286 345 PMID: 9655879
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1 Citation for A 77636 hydrochloride
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Guha et al (2012) Stimulation of the D5 dopamine receptor acidifies the lysosomal pH of retinal pigmented epithelial cells and decreases accumulation of autofluorescent photoreceptor debris. J Neurochem 122 823 PMID: 22639870
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