N-palmitoylethanolamine

Ligand id: 3622

Name: N-palmitoylethanolamine

Abbreviated name: PEA

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 3
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 17
Topological polar surface area 49.33
Molecular weight 299.28
XLogP 6.65
No. Lipinski's rules broken 2

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

References
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The orphan receptor GPR55 is a novel cannabinoid receptor.
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Purification and characterization of an acid amidase selective for N-palmitoylethanolamine, a putative endogenous anti-inflammatory substance.
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A second fatty acid amide hydrolase with variable distribution among placental mammals.
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