Potent, orally active CCK1 (CCK-A) receptor antagonist that displays appetite-stimulant effects. Blocks the anorectic response to CCK-8 and increases food intake in rats following systemic and i.c.v administration.
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|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||2.45 mL||12.24 mL||24.48 mL|
|5 mM||0.49 mL||2.45 mL||4.9 mL|
|10 mM||0.24 mL||1.22 mL||2.45 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.24 mL||0.49 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Ebenezer (2002) Effects of intracerebroventricular administration of the CCK1 receptor antagonist devazepide on food intake in rats. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 441 79 PMID: 12007923
Reidelberger et al (2003) Effects of peripheral CCK receptor blockade on food intake in rats. Am.J.Physiol.Reg.Integr.Comp.Physiol. 285 R429 PMID: 12738611
Ritter (2004) Increased food intake and CCK receptor antagonists: beyond abdominal vagal afferents. Am.J.Physiol.Reg.Integr.Comp.Physiol. 286 R991 PMID: 15142854
Duca et al (2015) Metformin activates a duodenal Ampk-dependent pathway to lower hepatic glucose production in rats. Nat.Med. 21 506 PMID: 25849133
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Keywords: Selective orally active CCK1 receptor antagonists Cholecystokinin1 Receptors L364718 MK329 L-364,718 MK 329 CCK1 Receptor
4 Citations for Devazepide
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Devazepide include:
Wen et al (2012) Cholecystokinin receptor-1 mediates the inhibitory effects of exogenous cholecystokinin octapeptide on cellular morphine dependence. Front Mol Neurosci 13 63 PMID: 22682150
D'Agostino et al (2016) Appetite controlled by a cholecystokinin nucleus of the solitary tract to hypothalamus neurocircuit. BMC Neurosci 5 PMID: 26974347
Saia et al (2014) Cholecystokinin inhibits inducible nitric oxide synthase expression by lipopolysaccharide-stimulated peritoneal macrophages. Mediators Inflamm 2014 896029 PMID: 25125801
Blevins et al (2012) Alterations in activity and energy expenditure contribute to lean phenotype in Fischer 344 rats lacking the cholecystokinin-1 receptor gene. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 303 R1231 PMID: 23115121
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Peptides Involved in Appetite Modulation Scientific Review
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