Methanandamide

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Methanandamide
Methanandamide.svg
Identifiers
CAS number 157182-49-5 N
PubChem 6321351
ChemSpider 4881984 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL120526 YesY
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C23H39NO2
Molar mass 361.56 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Methanandamide (AM-356) is a synthetically created stable chiral analog of anandamide.[1] Its effects have been observed to act on the cannabinoid receptors (specifically on CB1 receptors, which are part of the central nervous system) found in different organisms such as mammals, fish, and certain invertebrates (e.g. Hydra).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Abadji, V, et al. (1994). "(R)-methanandamide: A chiral novel anandamide possessing higher potency and metabolic stability". Journal of Medical Chemistry 37 (12): 1889–93. doi:10.1021/jm00038a020. PMID 8021930.