Ketanserin tartrate

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Ketanserin tartrate | CAS No. 83846-83-7 | 5-HT2A Receptor Antagonists
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Description: Selective 5-HT2A antagonist. Also antagonist at 5-HT1D
Alternative Names: R 41 468

Chemical Name: 3-[2-[4-(4-Fluorobenzoyl)-1-piperidinyl]ethyl]-2,4[1H,3H]-quinazolinedione tartrate

Purity: ≥97%

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Citations (22)
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Biological Activity

Ketanserin tartrate is a selective 5-HT2A serotonin receptor antagonist; can also be used to discriminate between 5-HT1D and 5-HT1B receptor subtypes.

Technical Data

Soluble to 10 mM in water
Store at RT

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Citations for Ketanserin tartrate

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Ketanserin tartrate include:

22 Citations: Showing 1 - 10

  1. Potentiation of the glycine response by serotonin on the substantia gelatinosa neurons of the trigeminal subnucleus caudalis in mice.
    Authors: Nguyen Et al.
    Korean J Physiol Pharmacol  2019;23:271
  2. Maternal Regulation of Pups' Cortical Activity: Role of Serotonergic Signaling.
    Authors: Courtiol Et al.
    Eneuro  2018;5
  3. Initiation of Behavioral Response to Antidepressants by Cholecystokinin Neurons of the Dentate Gyrus.
    Authors: Medrihan Et al.
    Neuron  2017;95:564
  4. Monoaminergic modulation of GABAergic transmission onto cerebellar globular cells.
    Authors: Hirono
    Neuropharmacology  2017;118:79
  5. Potentiation of 5-methoxy-N,N-dimethyltryptamine-induced hyperthermia by harmaline and the involvement of activation of 5-HT1A and 5-HT2A receptors.
    Authors: Jiang Et al.
    Br J Pharmacol  2015;89:342
  6. Serotonin-2C receptor agonists decrease potassium-stimulated GABA release in the nucleus accumbens.
    Authors: Kasper Et al.
    Neuropharmacology  2015;69:78
  7. Behavioral and neurochemical changes in mesostriatal DArgic regions of the rat after chronic administration of the cannabinoid receptor agonist WIN55,212-2.
    Authors: Fanarioti Et al.
    Synapse  2015;18
  8. A xanthine-derivative K(+)-channel opener protects against serotonin-induced cardiomyocyte hypertrophy via the modulation of protein kinases.
    Authors: Kuo Et al.
    Int J Biol Sci  2014;10:64
  9. Neuroprotection through excitability and mTOR required in ALS motoneurons to delay disease and extend survival.
    Authors: Saxena Et al.
    Neuron  2013;80:80
  10. Cerebral markers of the serotonergic system in rat models of obesity and after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
    Authors: Ratner Et al.
    Neuron  2012;20:2133
  11. Gene therapy by targeted adenovirus-mediated knockdown of pulmonary endothelial Tph1 attenuates hypoxia-induced pulmonary hypertension.
    Authors: Morecroft Et al.
    Cereb Cortex  2012;20:1516
  12. Serotonin, via HTR2 receptors, excites neurons in a cortical-like premotor nucleus necessary for song learning and production.
    Authors: Wood Et al.
    J Neurosci  2011;31:13808
  13. Serotonin receptor activity is necessary for olfactory learning and memory in Drosophila melanogaster.
    Authors: Johnson Et al.
    Neuroscience  2011;192:372
  14. Vasoconstrictor potential of coronary aspirate from patients undergoing stenting of saphenous vein aortocoronary bypass grafts and its pharmacological attenuation.
    Authors: Kleinbongard Et al.
    Circ Res  2011;108:344
  15. In vivo effects of a combined 5-HT1B receptor/SERT antagonist in experimental pulmonary hypertension.
    Authors: Morecroft Et al.
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol  2010;85:593
  16. Repeated cocaine administration decreases 5-HT(2A) receptor-mediated serotonergic enhancement of synaptic activity in rat medial prefrontal cortex.
    Authors: Huang Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2009;34:1979
  17. Enriched expression of serotonin 1B and 2A receptor genes in macaque visual cortex and their bidirectional modulatory effects on neuronal responses.
    Authors: Watakabe Et al.
    Br J Pharmacol  2009;19:1915
  18. Investigation of the role of 5-HT2 receptor subtypes in the control of the bladder and the urethra in the anaesthetized female rat.
    Authors: Mbaki
    Br J Pharmacol  2008;155:343
  19. Hallucinogens recruit specific cortical 5-HT(2A) receptor-mediated signaling pathways to affect behavior.
    Authors: González-Maeso Et al.
    Mol Ther  2007;53:439
  20. Stimulation of glycogen synthesis and inactivation of phosphorylase in hepatocytes by serotonergic mechanisms, and counter-regulation by atypical antipsychotic drugs.
    Authors: Hampson Et al.
    Diabetologia  2007;50:1743
  21. Serotonergic and nonserotonergic dorsal raphe neurons are pharmacologically and electrophysiologically heterogeneous.
    Authors: Marinelli Et al.
    J Neurophysiol  2004;92:3532
  22. 5-hydroxytryptamine receptors mediating contraction in human small muscular pulmonary arteries: importance of the 5-HT1B receptor.
    Authors: Morecroft Et al.
    Obesity (Silver Spring)  1999;128:730


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