Catalog Number: 2459
Alternate Names: Novaban, ICS 205930
Chemical Name: (3-endo)-8-Methyl-8-azabicyclo[3.2.1]oct-3-yl 1H-indole-3-carboxylic acid ester monohydrochloride
Biological Activity
Potent, orally active 5-HT3 receptor antagonist. Antiemetic. Also partial agonist of α7 nAChR.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 50 mM in DMSO
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    Desiccate at RT
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Background References
  1. 5-HT3 receptor antagonists, a new approach in emesis: a review of ondansetron, granisetron and tropisetron.
    Seynaeve et al.
    Anticancer Drugs, 1991;2:343
  2. Centrally active 5-HT receptor agonists and antagonists.
    Middlemiss and Tricklebank
    Neurosci.Biobehav.Rev., 1992;16:75
  3. 5-HT3 antagonist ICS 205-930 enhances naltrexone's effects on ethanol intake.
    Mhatre et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 2004;491:149
  4. Activity of α7-selective agonists at nicotinic and serotonin 5HT3 receptors expressed in Xenopus oocytes.
    Papke et al.
    Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett., 2004;14:1849

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  1. Development of Plate Reader and On-Line Microfluidic Screening to Identify Ligands of the 5-Hydroxytryptamine Binding Protein in Venoms.
    Authors: Otvos Et al.
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 2015;7:2336
  2. Hypoxia switches episodic breathing to singlet breathing in red-eared slider turtles (Trachemys scripta) via a tropisetron-sensitive mechanism.
    Authors: Johnson Et al.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2015;207:48
  3. The multi-functional drug tropisetron binds APP and normalizes cognition in a murine Alzheimer's model.
    Authors: Spilman Et al.
    Brain Res 2014;1551:25
  4. Spatiotemporal pattern of action potential firing in developing inner hair cells of the mouse cochlea.
    Authors: Sendin Et al.
    Mol Cell Biol 2014;111:1999

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