Catalog Number: 2518
Chemical Name: 2-(3-Pyridinyl)-1-azabicyclo[3.2.2]nonane dihydrochloride
Biological Activity
Selective nicotinic α7 receptor agonist (EC50 = 440 nM). Also displays weak partial agonist/antagonist activity at β-subunit-containing receptors. Neuroprotective.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in water
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    Desiccate at RT
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Background References
  1. The neuroprotective effect of 2-(3-Pyridyl)-1-azabicyclo[3.2.2]nonane (TC-1698), a novel α7 ligand, is prevented through angiotensin II activation of a tyrosine phosphatase.
    Marrero et al.
    J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther., 2004;309:16
  2. Rhesus monkey α7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptors: comparisons to human α7 receptors expressed in Xenopus oocytes.
    Papke et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 2005;524:11

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