PHA 568487

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Description: Selective α7 nAChR agonist
Chemical Name: N-(3R)-1-Azabicyclo[2.2.2]oct-3-yl-2,3-dihydro-1,4-benzodioxin-6-carboxamide fumarate
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Citations (2)
Literature (2)

Biological Activity for PHA 568487

PHA 568487 is an agonist of the α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (Ki values are 44 and 2800 for α7 and 5-HT3 respectively, IC50 values are > 100 μM for α3β4 and α1β1δγ respectively, and % inhibition is < 1 and 5% for α4β2 and hERG respectively). Orally active and brain penetrant.

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Technical Data for PHA 568487

M. Wt 404.41
Formula C16H20N2O3.C4H4O4
Storage Desiccate at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 527680-57-5
PubChem ID 56972212
Smiles O=C(C3=CC=C(OCCO4)C4=C3)N[C@@H]1C2CCN(CC2)C1.O=C(/C=C/C(O)=O)O

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Solubility Data for PHA 568487

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 40.44 100
DMSO 40.44 100

Preparing Stock Solutions for PHA 568487

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 2.47 mL 12.36 mL 24.73 mL
5 mM 0.49 mL 2.47 mL 4.95 mL
10 mM 0.25 mL 1.24 mL 2.47 mL
50 mM 0.05 mL 0.25 mL 0.49 mL

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References for PHA 568487

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

Walker et al (2006) Design, synthesis, structure-activity relationship, and in vivo activity of azabicyclic aryl amides as α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonists. Bioorg.Med.Chem. 14 8219 PMID: 17011782

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2 Citations for PHA 568487

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for PHA 568487 include:

Foucault-Fruchard (2017) Neuroprotective effect of the alpha 7 nicotinic receptor agonist PHA 543613 in an n vivo excitotoxic adult rat model. Neuroscience 356 52 PMID: 28527955

Su et al (2013) Dysfunction of inflammation-resolving pathways is associated with exaggerated postoperative cognitive decline in a rat model of the metabolic syndrome. Mol Med 18 1481 PMID: 23296426

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Nicotinic ACh Receptors Scientific Review

Nicotinic ACh Receptors Scientific Review

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