ZD 2079

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ZD 2079 | CAS No. 178600-17-4 | Adrenergic beta-3 Receptor Agonists
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Description: β3-adrenoceptor agonist

Chemical Name: 4-[2-[[(2R)-2-Hydroxy-2-phenylethyl]amino]ethoxy]-benzeneacetic acid hydrochloride

Purity: ≥99%

Product Details
Citations (1)

Biological Activity

ZD 2079 is an β3-adrenoceptor agonist. Relaxes rat mesenteric artery and isolated aorta in vitro. Inhibits ob gene expression and circulating leptin levels in lean mice in vivo.

Technical Data

Soluble to 25 mM in water
Desiccate at +4°C

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Sold with the permission of AstraZeneca UK Ltd.

Background References

  1. Role of endothelium/nitric oxide in atypical β-adrenoceptor-mediated relaxation in rat isolated aorta.
    Brawley et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 2000;398:285
  2. Atypical β-adrenoceptors, different from β3-adrenoceptors, relax the rat isolated mesenteric artery.
    Kozlowska et al.
    Br.J.Pharmacol., 2003;140:3
  3. Rapid inhibition of ob gene expression and circulating leptin levels in lean mice by the β3-adrenoceptor agonists BRL 35135A and ZD2079.
    Trayhurn et al.
    Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comm., 1996;228:605

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