Catalog Number: 5322
Chemical Name: 3-Fluoro-N-(4-methyl-2-thiazolyl)-5-(5-pyrimidinyloxy)benzamide
Biological Activity
Potent and selective mGlu5 negative allosteric modulator (IC50 = 49 nM at human mGlu5). Selective for mGlu5 over a panel of GPCRs and ion channels. Exhibits no significant nonspecific binding in rat brain homogenates in vitro. Inhibits marble burying behavior in mice. Brain penetrant.
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
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    Store at +4°C
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Background References
  1. Discovery of VU0409106: A negative allosteric modulator of mGlu5 with activity in a mouse model of anxiety.
    Felts et al.
    Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett., 2013;23:5779

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