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Compound Name: Chloro-IB-MECA
NIMH Code: C-708
Alternative Name: 2-Chloro-N6-(3-iodobenzyl)-adenosine-5’-N-methyluronamide
Indications: Adenosine A3 receptor ligand
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CAS: 163042-96-4
Molecular Formula: C18H18ClIN6O4
HBA: 9
HBD: 4
RotB: 5
PubChemID: 393593
AlogP: 1.468
TPSA: 134.42
Last Updated 2005-06-20 05:06 PM
Structure of C-708
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Since 1959, the NIMH Chemical Synthesis and Drug Supply Program has synthesized and distributed novel research chemicals, psychoactive drugs, and compounds that are unavailable from commercial sources to the scientific community working on research relevant to mental health.

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