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DMeOB structure.png
Space-filling model of the DMeOB
Systematic (IUPAC) name
CAS Registry Number 40252-74-2 YesY
PubChem CID: 6891506
ChemSpider 5277863 N
Chemical data
Formula C16H16N2O2
Molecular mass 268.310 g/mol
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DMeOB is a drug used in scientific research which acts as a negative allosteric modulator of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype mGluR5.[1]


  1. ^ O'Brien JA, Lemaire W, Chen TB, Chang RS, Jacobson MA, Ha SN, Lindsley CW, Schaffhauser HJ, Sur C, Pettibone DJ, Conn PJ, Williams DL (September 2003). "A family of highly selective allosteric modulators of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 5". Molecular Pharmacology 64 (3): 731–40. doi:10.1124/mol.64.3.731. PMID 12920211.