JWH 015

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Catalog Number:1341
Chemical Name:(2-Methyl-1-propyl-1H-indol-3-yl)-1-naphthalenylmethanone
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Citations (15)
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Biological Activity
Selective CB2 agonist (Ki values are 13.8 and 383 nM as measured at human cloned CB2 and CB1 receptors expressed in CHO cells).
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    Soluble to 10 mM in DMSO and to 25 mM in ethanol
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  • Storage:
    Desiccate at -20°C
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  1. Expression and function of cannabinoid receptors CB1 and CB2 and their cognate cannabinoid ligands in murine embryonic stem cells.
    Authors: Jiang Et al.
    PLoS One  ;2:e641
  2. Alcohol and Cannabinoids Differentially Affect HIV Infection and Function of Human Monocyte-Derived Dendritic Cells (MDDC).
    Authors: Agudelo Et al.
    Front Microbiol  2016;6:1452
  3. Anti-Obesity Effect of the CB2 Receptor Agonist JWH-015 in Diet-Induced Obese Mice.
    Authors: Verty Et al.
    PLoS One  2015;10:e0140592
  4. Cannabinoids inhibit T-cells via cannabinoid receptor 2 in an in vitro assay for graft rejection, the mixed lymphocyte reaction.
    Authors: Robinson Et al.
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol  2013;8:1239
  5. The antinociceptive effects of JWH-015 in chronic inflammatory pain are produced by nitric oxide-cGMP-PKG-KATP pathway activation mediated by opioids.
    Authors: Negrete Et al.
    PLoS One  2011;6:e26688
  6. Cannabinoid receptors, CB1 and CB2, as novel targets for inhibition of non-small cell lung cancer growth and metastasis.
    Authors: Preet Et al.
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila)  2011;4:65
  7. Endocannabinoid signal in the gut controls dietary fat intake.
    Authors: DiPatrizio Et al.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A  2011;108:12904
  8. The role of nitric oxide in the local antiallodynic and antihyperalgesic effects and expression of delta-opioid and cannabinoid-2 receptors during neuropathic pain in mice.
    Authors: Hervera Et al.
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther  2010;334:887
  9. WIN55,212-2, a cannabinoid receptor agonist, protects against nigrostriatal cell loss in the 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine mouse model of Parkinson's disease.
    Authors: Price Et al.
    Eur J Neurosci  2009;29:2177
  10. Characterizing cannabinoid CB2 receptor ligands using DiscoveRx PathHunter β-arrestin assay.
    Authors: McGuinness Et al.
    Mol Pharmacol  2009;14:49
  11. Cannabinoid receptor type 2 agonists induce transcription of the mu-opioid receptor gene in Jurkat T cells.
    Authors: Börner Et al.
    Mol Cell Neurosci  2006;69:1486
  12. Anti-inflammatory potential of CB1-mediated cAMP elevation in mast cells.
    Authors: Small-Howard Et al.
    Biochem J  2005;388:465
  13. Stimulation of cannabinoid receptor 2 (CB2) suppresses microglial activation.
    Authors: Ehrhart Et al.
    J Neuroinflammation  2005;2:29
  14. Evidence of a novel site mediating anandamide-induced negative inotropic and coronary vasodilatator responses in rat isolated hearts.
    Authors: Ford Et al.
    Br J Pharmacol  2002;135:1191
  15. Targeting CB2 cannabinoid receptors as a novel therapy to treat malignant lymphoblastic disease.
    Authors: McKallip Et al.
    Blood  2002;100:627
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