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CBS-0550 is a drug developed by Taisho Pharmaceutical, which acts as a potent and selective cannabinoid CB2 receptor agonist, with 1400x selectivity for CB2 over the related CB1 receptor. Unlike most cannabinoid agonists, CBS-0550 has good solubility in water, and in animal studies it was found to produce analgesic and anti-hyperalgesic effects.
- Ohta H, et al. Imine derivatives as new potent and selective CB2 cannabinoid receptor agonists with an analgesic action. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry. 2008 Feb 1;16(3):1111-24. PMID 18006322
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