Loreclezole hydrochloride

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Description: Subtype-selective GABAA modulator
Chemical Name: (Z)-1-[2-Chloro-2-(2,4-dichlorophenyl)ethenyl]-1H-1,2,4-triazole hydrochloride
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Citations (2)
Literature (2)

Biological Activity for Loreclezole hydrochloride

Loreclezole hydrochloride is a subtype-selective GABAA receptor modulator. Acts as a positive allosteric modulator of β2 or β3-subunit containing receptors. Also acts as a negative modulator at a novel regulatory site, enhancing GABAA receptor sensitization. Inhibits homomeric ρ1 GABAC receptors.

Technical Data for Loreclezole hydrochloride

M. Wt 311
Formula C10H6Cl3N3.HCl
Storage Desiccate at -20°C
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 2227372-56-5
PubChem ID 45073437
Smiles Cl[H].Cl\C(=C/N1C=NC=N1)C1=C(Cl)C=C(Cl)C=C1

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Solubility Data for Loreclezole hydrochloride

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMSO 1.37 5 with gentle warming
ethanol 1.37 5 with gentle warming

Preparing Stock Solutions for Loreclezole hydrochloride

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 311. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.05 mM 64.31 mL 321.54 mL 643.09 mL
0.25 mM 12.86 mL 64.31 mL 128.62 mL
0.5 mM 6.43 mL 32.15 mL 64.31 mL
2.5 mM 1.29 mL 6.43 mL 12.86 mL

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References for Loreclezole hydrochloride

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

Donnelly and Macdonald (1996) Loreclezole enhances apparent desensitisation of recombinant GABAA receptor currents. Neuropharmacology 35 1233 PMID: 9014138

Fisher et al (2000) Loreclezole inhibition of recombinant α1β1γ2L GABAA receptor single channel currents. Neuropharmacology 39 235 PMID: 10670419

Smith et al (2004) Compounds exhibiting selective efficacy for different β subunits of human recombinant γ-aminobutyric acidA receptors. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 311 601 PMID: 15210837

Thomet et al (2000) Loreclezole as a simple functional marker for homomeric ρ type GABAC receptors. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 408 R1 PMID: 11080529

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2 Citations for Loreclezole hydrochloride

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Loreclezole hydrochloride include:

Kotak et al (2008) Hearing loss prevents the maturation of GABAergic transmission in the auditory cortex. Mol Med 18 2098 PMID: 18222937

Lemos et al (2011) Stress-hyperresponsive WKY rats demonstrate depressed dorsal raphe neuronal excitability and dysregulated CRF-mediated responses. Neuropsychopharmacology 36 721 PMID: 21160465

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GABA Receptors Scientific Review

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