Positive allosteric modulator of α7 neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChR). Evokes positive modulation of acetylcholine (ACh)-induced EC5 currents (EC50 = 0.7 μM). Exhibits cognitive-enhancing properties in rodent models; displays no cytotoxic effects in PC12 cells or rat primary cortical neurons.
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|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||2.58 mL||12.88 mL||25.76 mL|
|5 mM||0.52 mL||2.58 mL||5.15 mL|
|10 mM||0.26 mL||1.29 mL||2.58 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.26 mL||0.52 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Gronlien et al (2007) Distinct profiles of α7 nAChR positive allosteric modulation revealed by structurally diverse chemotypes. Mol.Pharmacol. 72 715 PMID: 17565004
Hu et al (2009) Positive allosteric modulation of α7 neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors: lack of cytotoxicity in PC12 cells and rat primary cortical neurons. Br.J.Pharmacol. 158 1857 PMID: 20050184
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