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5-Methoxytryptamine

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Synonym(s):
2-(5-Methoxyindol-3-yl)ethylamine, 3-(2-Aminoethyl)-5-methoxyindole, 5-MOT, 5-Methoxyindole-3-ethanamine, Deacetylmelatonin, NSC 56422
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C11H14N2O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
190.24
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
145587
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

Quality Level

assay

97%

form

solid

mp

121-123 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

COc1ccc2[nH]cc(CCN)c2c1

InChI

1S/C11H14N2O/c1-14-9-2-3-11-10(6-9)8(4-5-12)7-13-11/h2-3,6-7,13H,4-5,12H2,1H3

Inchi Key

JTEJPPKMYBDEMY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

The protective effect of 5-methoxytryptamine (a metabolite of melatonin) in human keratinocytes against ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation was studied.

Application

5-Methoxytryptamine was used as an agonist in the study of pharmacological profile of the 5-hydroxytryptamine 1 receptor.
Reactant for preparation of:
  • Carboline disaccharide domain of shishijimicin A
  • Melatonin analogs for the reduction of intraocular pressure
  • 5-HT4 receptor ligands
  • inhibitors of sortase A and isocitrate lyase
  • Therapeutic agents for treatment of ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury
  • Aurora and epidermal growth factor receptor kinase inhibitors
  • Agents for the treatment of human papillomavirus infection
  • Manzamine analogues for the control of neuroinflammation and cerebral infections
  • Inhibitors of pro-inflammatory cytokines
  • Tacrine-melatonin hybrids as multifunctional agents for alzheimer′s disease

Packaging

Bottomless glass bottle. Contents are inside inserted fused cone.

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Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral

Storage Class

11 - Combustible Solids

wgk_germany

WGK 3

flash_point_f

Not applicable

flash_point_c

Not applicable

ppe

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves


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