Ligand id: 2174

Name: oxytocin

Abbreviated name: OT

Species: Human, Mouse, Rat

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Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
1. Akerlund M, Bossmar T, Brouard R, Kostrzewska A, Laudanski T, Lemancewicz A, Serradeil-Le Gal C, Steinwall M. (1999)
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2. Chini B, Mouillac B, Ala Y, Balestre MN, Trumpp-Kallmeyer S, Hoflack J, Elands J, Hibert M, Manning M, Jard S et al.. (1995)
Tyr115 is the key residue for determining agonist selectivity in the V1a vasopressin receptor.
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3. Chini B, Mouillac B, Balestre M-N, Trumpp-Kallmeyer S, Hoflack J, Hibert M, Andriolo M, Pupier S, Jard S, Barberis C. (1996)
Two aromatic residues regulate the response of the human oxytocin receptor to the partial agonist arginine vasopressin.
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4. Cirillo R, Gillio Tos E, Schwarz MK, Quattropani A, Scheer A, Missotten M, Dorbais J, Nichols A, Borrelli F, Giachetti C, Golzio L, Marinelli P, Thomas RJ, Chevillard C, Laurent F, Portet K, Barberis C, Chollet A. (2003)
Pharmacology of (2S,4Z)-N-[(2S)-2-hydroxy-2-phenylethyl]-4-(methoxyimino) -1-[(2'-methyl[1,1'-biphenyl]-4-yl)carbonyl]-2-pyrrolidinecarboxamide, a new potent and selective nonpeptide antagonist of the oxytocin receptor.
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Selectivity of d[Cha4]AVP and SSR149415 at human vasopressin and oxytocin receptors: evidence that SSR149415 is a mixed vasopressin V1b/oxytocin receptor antagonist.
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Characterization of the human oxytocin receptor stably expressed in 293 human embryonic kidney cells.
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8. Saito M, Tahara A, Sugimoto T. (1997)
1-desamino-8-D-arginine vasopressin (DDAVP) as an agonist on V1b vasopressin receptor.
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9. Tahara A, Saito M, Sugimoto J, Tomura Y, Wada KI, Kusayama T, Tsukada J, Ishii I, Yatsu T, Uchida W, Tanaka A. (1998)
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Pharmacological characterization of YM087, a potent, nonpeptide human vasopressin V1A and V2 receptor antagonist.
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11. Thibonnier M, Auzan C, Madhun Z, Wilkins P, Berti-Mattera L, Clauser E. (1994)
Molecular cloning, sequencing, and functional expression of a cDNA encoding thehuman V1a vasopressin receptor.
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12. Thibonnier M, Preston JA, Dulin N, Wilkins PL, Berti-Matera LN, Mattera R. (1997)
The human V3 pituitary vasopressin receptor: ligand binding profile and density-dependent signaling pathways.
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