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RS 102221 hydrochloride
Potent and selective 5-HT2C antagonist (pKi = 8.7). Displays ~ 100-fold selectivity over the 5-HT2A and 5-HT2B subtypes and is > 100-fold selective over other 5-HT receptors, α- and β-adrenergic and muscarinic ACh receptors.
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|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Bonhaus et al (1997) RS-102221: a novel high affinity and selective 5-HT2C receptor antagonist. Neuropharmacology 36 621 PMID: 9225287
Bonhaus et al (1998) Absorption and brain penetration of a high affinity, highly selective 5-HT2C receptor antagonist, RS-102221. Ann.N.Y.Acad.Sci. 861 269 PMID: 9928284
Weinhardt et al (1996) Some benzenesulphonamido-substituted valerophenones that are selective antagonists for the 5-HT2C receptor. Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett. 6 2687
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14 Citations for RS 102221 hydrochloride
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for RS 102221 hydrochloride include:
Gerhold et al (2015) Pronociceptive and antinociceptive effects of Bupren. in the spinal cord dorsal horn cover a dose range of four orders of magnitude. J Neurosci 35 9580 PMID: 26134641
Moya et al (2011) Altered 5-HT2C receptor agonist-induced responses and 5-HT2C receptor RNA editing in the amygdala of serotonin transporter knockout mice. BMC Pharmacol 11 3 PMID: 21473759
Bocchio et al (2015) Increased serotonin transporter expression reduces fear and recruitment of parvalbumin interneurons of the amygdala. Neuropsychopharmacology 40 3015 PMID: 26052039
Bigford et al (2012) 5-Hydroxytryptamine 5HT2C receptors form a protein complex with N-MthD.-aspartate GluN2A subunits and activate phosphorylation of Src protein to modulate motoneuronal depolarization. J Biol Chem 287 11049 PMID: 22291020
Marchese et al (2003) Haloperidol, but not clozapine, produces dramatic catalepsy in Δ9-THC-treated rats: possible clinical implications. Br J Pharmacol 140 520 PMID: 12970091
Murray et al (2011) Polysynaptic excitatory postsynaptic potentials that trigger spasms after spinal cord injury in rats are inhibited by 5-HT1B and 5-HT1F receptors. J Neurophysiol 106 925 PMID: 21653728
Yu and Yamaguchi (2009) 5-HT2C-like receptors in the brain of Xenopus laevis initiate sex-typical fictive vocalizations. J Neurophysiol 102 752 PMID: 19474172
Schellekens et al (2013) Promiscuous dimerization of the GH secretagogue receptor (GHS-R1a) attenuates ghrelin-mediated signaling. J Biol Chem 288 181 PMID: 23161547
Lee et al (2018) Peripheral serotonin receptor 2B and transient receptor potential channel 4 mediate pruritus to serotonergic antidepressants in mice. J Allergy Clin Immunol 142 1349 PMID: 29920354
Moutkine et al (2017) Heterodimers of serotonin receptor subtypes 2 are driven by 5-HT2C protomers. J Biol Chem 292 6352 PMID: 28258217
Austgen et al (2012) 5-hydroxytryptamine 2C receptors tonically augment synaptic currents in the nucleus tractus solitarii. J Neurophysiol 108 2292 PMID: 22855775
Ward et al (2015) Regulation of oligomeric organization of the serotonin 5-hydroxytryptamine 2C (5-HT2C) receptor observed by spatial intensity distribution analysis. J Neurophysiol 290 12844 PMID: 25825490
Yu and Yamaguchi (2010) Endogenous serotonin acts on 5-HT2C-like receptors in key vocal areas of the brain stem to initiate vocalizations in Xenopus laevis. J Clin Invest 103 648 PMID: 19955293
Prahalad et al (2004) Regulation of MDCK cell-substratum adhesion by RhoA and myosin light chain kinase after ATP depletion. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 286 C693 PMID: 14644769
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