VU 0360172 hydrochloride
Positive allosteric modulator of mGlu5 receptors (EC50 = 16 nM; Ki = 195 nM). Selective for mGlu5; displays no significant activity at mGlu1, mGlu2 or mGlu4 receptors. Exhibits antipsychotic-like activity in a rodent model. Also reduces spontaneous spike and wave discharges without affecting motor behaviour in a rat model of absence epilepsy.
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|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||3.02 mL||15.12 mL||30.23 mL|
|5 mM||0.6 mL||3.02 mL||6.05 mL|
|10 mM||0.3 mL||1.51 mL||3.02 mL|
|50 mM||0.06 mL||0.3 mL||0.6 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Rodriguez et al (2010) Discovery of novel allosteric modulators of metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 5 reveals chemical and functional diversity and in vivo activity in rat behavioral models of anxiolytic and antipsychotic activity. Mol.Pharmacol. 78 1105 PMID: 20923853
D'Amore et al (2013) Potentiation of mGlu5 receptors with the novel enhancer, VU0360172, reduces spontaneous absence seizures in WAG/Rij rats. Neuropharmacology 66 330 PMID: 22705340
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Keywords: VU0360172 Positive allosteric modulators mGlu5 mGluR5 mGlur Group I Receptors Glutamate Metabotropic antipsychotic absence epilepsy Glutamate (Metabotropic) Group I Receptors
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