Selective non-peptide orexin OX1 receptor antagonist (Kb values are 21.7 and 1405 nM for human OX1 and OX2 receptors respectively). Blocks orexin-A induced grooming following oral administration in vivo.
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 356.37. 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||2.81 mL||14.03 mL||28.06 mL|
|5 mM||0.56 mL||2.81 mL||5.61 mL|
|10 mM||0.28 mL||1.4 mL||2.81 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.28 mL||0.56 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Langmead et al (2004) Characterisation of the binding of [3H]-SB-674042, a novel nonpeptide antagonist, to the human orexin-1 receptor. Br.J.Pharmacol. 141 340 PMID: 14691055
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1 Citation for SB 408124
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Urbałska et al (2012) Orexins/hypocretins acting at Gi protein-coupled OX 2 receptors inhibit cyclic AMP synthesis in the primary neuronal cultures. BMC Cancer 46 42561 PMID: 21547533
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