Arachidonyl serotonin

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Cat.No. 2836 - Arachidonyl serotonin | C30H42N2O2 | CAS No. 187947-37-1
Description: Dual FAAH inhibitor/TRPV1 antagonist
Alternative Names: AA-5-HT
Chemical Name: N-[2-(5-Hydroxy-1H-indol-3-yl)ethyl]-5,8,11,14-eicosatetraenamide
Literature (3)

Biological Activity

Dual fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) inhibitor/TRPV1 antagonist (IC50 values are 5.6 μM and 37 - 40 nM for FAAH and TRPV1 respectively). Inactive at cPLA2, CB1 or 5-HT receptors. Displays strong analgesic activity against both acute and chronic peripheral pain.

Technical Data

M. Wt 462.67
Formula C30H42N2O2
Storage Store at -20°C
CAS Number 187947-37-1
PubChem ID 10027372

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Solubility Data

Solubility Soluble in methyl acetate (supplied pre-dissolved -10mg/ml)

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References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Di Marzo et al (2004) The endocannabinoid system and its therapeutic exploitation. Nat.Rev.Drug Discov. 3 771 PMID: 15340387

Maione et al (2007) Analgesic actions of N-arachidonoyl-serotonin, a fatty acid amide hydrolase inhibitor with antagonistic activity at vanilloid TRPV1 receptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 150 766 PMID: 17279090

Bisogno et al (1998) Arachidonoylserotonin and other novel inhibitors of fatty acid amide hydrolase. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comms. 248 515

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