Potent and selective 5-HT6 receptor antagonist (pKi values are 7.26 and 7.35 at rat and human 5-HT6 receptors respectively). Displays no affinity at a range of other receptors (IC50 > 10 μM). Induces stretching behavior in rats in vivo.
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 308.36. 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||3.24 mL||16.21 mL||32.43 mL|
|5 mM||0.65 mL||3.24 mL||6.49 mL|
|10 mM||0.32 mL||1.62 mL||3.24 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.32 mL||0.65 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Sleight et al (1998) Characterization of Ro 04-6790 and Ro 63-2563: potent and selective antagonists at human and rat 5-HT6 receptors. Br.J.Pharmacol. 124 556 PMID: 9647481
Bentley et al (1999) Investigation of stretching behaviour induced by the selective 5-HT6 receptor antagonist, Ro 04-6790, in rats. Br.J.Pharmacol. 126 1537 PMID: 10323584
Fone (2008) An update on the role of the 5-hydroxytryptamine6 receptor in cognitive function. Neuropharmacology 55 1015 PMID: 18655798
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