SB 399885 hydrochloride
Potent, brain penetrant, orally active 5-HT6 antagonist. Displays > 200-fold selectivity for 5-HT6 over other 5-HT receptors (pKi values are 9.11, 8.81 and 9.02 for human recombinant, native rat and native human 5-HT6 receptors respectively).
|Storage||Desiccate at RT|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 482.81. 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||2.07 mL||10.36 mL||20.71 mL|
|5 mM||0.41 mL||2.07 mL||4.14 mL|
|10 mM||0.21 mL||1.04 mL||2.07 mL|
|50 mM||0.04 mL||0.21 mL||0.41 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Wesolowska and Nikiforuk (2007) Effects of the brain-penetrant and selective 5-HT6 receptor antagonist SB-399885 in animal models of anxiety and depression. Neuropharmacology 52 1274 PMID: 17320917
Foley et al (2008) The selective 5-HT6 receptor antagonists SB-271046 and SB-399885 potentiate NCAM PSA immunolabeling of dentate granule cells, but not neurogenesis, in the hippocampal formation of mature Wistar rats. Neuropharmacology 54 1166 PMID: 18455201
Hirst et al (2006) SB-399885 is a potent, selective 5-HT6 receptor antagonist with cognitive enhancing properties in aged rat water maze and novel object recognition models. Eur.J.Pharm. 553 109 PMID:
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Garfield et al (2014) Distribution of cells responsive to 5-HT6 receptor antagonist-induced hypophagia. J Exp Med 266 201 PMID: 24566060
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