Chemical Name: 3-Fluoro-5-[3-(2-pyridinyl)-1,2,4-oxadiazol-5-yl]-benzonitrile
Biological Activity Negative allosteric modulator of mGlu5 receptors. Displays high affinity for the MPEP (Cat. No. 1212) binding site; acts as a full antagonist and blocks the glutamate response to mGlu5 (IC50 = 24.4 nM). Selective for mGlu5 over mGlu1, mGlu3 and mGlu4. Exhibits anxiolytic activity in rodent models of anxiety. Analog available (Cat. No. 4323).
Soluble to 50 mM in DMSO and to 25 mM in ethanol
Store at RT
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