Potent, dual orexin receptor antagonist (Ki values are 0.2 and 3 nM for OX2 and OX1 receptors respectively). Inhibits ADL-orexin B-mediated locomotion following i.p. administration in vivo and blocks orexin-A (Cat.No.1455) mediated increases in feeding behaviour. Brain penetrant.
Manufactured and sold under license from Merck & Co., Inc. for use solely for preclinical research purposes (ie: not for administration to or other use in humans)
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 470.59. 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||2.12 mL||10.62 mL||21.25 mL|
|5 mM||0.42 mL||2.12 mL||4.25 mL|
|10 mM||0.21 mL||1.06 mL||2.12 mL|
|50 mM||0.04 mL||0.21 mL||0.42 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Winrow et al (2010) Orexin receptor antagonism prevents transcriptional and behavioral plasticity resulting from stimulant exposure. Neuropharmacology 58 185 PMID: 19596018
Khoo et al (2017) The dual orexin receptor antagonist TCS1102 does not affect reinstatement of nicotine-seeking. PLoS One 12 e0173967 PMID: 28296947
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3 Citations for TCS 1102
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for TCS 1102 include:
Khoo et al (2017) The dual orexin receptor antagonist TCS1102 does not affect reinstatement of nicotine-seeking. PLoS One PMID: 28296947
Putula et al (2014) Calcium affects OX1 orexin (hypocretin) receptor responses by modifying both orexin binding and the signal transduction machinery. Br J Pharmacol 171 5816 PMID: 25132134
Dong et al (2015) Blocking of orexin receptors in the paraventricular nucleus of the thalamus has no effect on the expression of conditioned fear in rats. Front Behav Neurosci 9 161 PMID: 26136671
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