Selective positive allosteric modulator of α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. Exhibits no substantial activity for α4β2, α3β3 and α1-containing receptors. Displays cognitive-enhancing properties in vivo.
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 365.13. 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||2.74 mL||13.69 mL||27.39 mL|
|5 mM||0.55 mL||2.74 mL||5.48 mL|
|10 mM||0.27 mL||1.37 mL||2.74 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.27 mL||0.55 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Timmermann et al (2007) An allosteric modulator of the α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor possessing cognition-enhancing properties in vivo. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 323 294 PMID: 17625074
Freitas et al (2013) The antinociceptive effects of nicotinic receptors α7-positive allosteric modulators in murine acute and tonic pain models. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 344 264 PMID: 23115222
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2 Citations for NS 1738
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Chatzidaki et al (2015) Pharmacological Characterisation of Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors Expressed in Human iPSC-Derived Neurons. Neuropharmacology 10 e0125116 PMID: 25906356
Chatzidaki et al (2015) The influence of allosteric modulators and transmembrane mutations on desensitisation and activation of α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. Int J Oncol 97 75 PMID: 25998276
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