Catalog Number: 4571
Chemical Name: 4-[5-(4-Chlorophenyl)-2-methyl-3-(1-oxopropyl)-1H-pyrrol-1-yl]benzenesulfonamide
Biological Activity
Positive allosteric modulator of α7 nAChRs (IC50 values are 0.98 and 1.12 μM for human and rat α7 receptor ACh-evoked currents respectively, in X. laevis oocytes). Displays no activity at 5-HT3A, α3β4 or α4β2 nAChRs. Brain penetrant.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 10 mM in ethanol with gentle warming
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    Store at +4°C
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Background References
  1. In vitro pharmacological characterization of a novel allosteric modulator of α 7 neuronal acetylcholine receptor, 4-(5-(4-chlorophenyl)-2-methyl-3-propionyl-1H-pyrrol-1-yl)benzenesulfonamide (A-867744), exhibiting
    Malysz et al.
    J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther., 2009;330:257
  2. Discovery of 4-(5-(4-chlorophenyl)-2-methyl-3-propionyl-1H-pyrrol-1-yl)benzenesulfonamide (A-867744) as a novel positive allosteric modulator of the α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor.
    Faghih et al.
    J.Med.Chem., 2009;28:3377
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