TC-1698

TC-1698

TC-1698
Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-pyridin-3-yl-1-azabicyclo[3.2.2]nonane
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Legal
Identifiers
ATC code ?
PubChem
Chemical data
Formula C13H18N2 
Mol. mass 202.295
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TC-1698 is a drug developed by Targacept which acts as a partial agonist for the α7 subtype of neural nicotinic acetylcholine receptors.[1] It has neuroprotective effects in animal studies,[2] and has been used as a lead compound to find further potent derivatives.[3]

References

  1. ^ Romanelli, M.; Gratteri, P.; Guandalini, L.; Martini, E.; Bonaccini, C.; Gualtieri, F. (2007). "Central nicotinic receptors: structure, function, ligands, and therapeutic potential". ChemMedChem 2 (6): 746–767.  
  2. ^ Marrero, M.; Papke, R.; Bhatti, B.; Shaw, S.; Bencherif, M. (2004). "The neuroprotective effect of 2-(3-pyridyl)-1-azabicyclo3.2.2nonane (TC-1698), a novel alpha7 ligand, is prevented through angiotensin II activation of a tyrosine phosphatase". The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 309 (1): 16–27.  
  3. ^ Bhatti, B.; Strachan, J.; Breining, S.; Miller, C.; Tahiri, P.; Crooks, P.; Deo, N.; Day, C.; Caldwell, W. (2008). "Synthesis of 2-(Pyridin-3-yl)-1-azabicyclo[3.2.2]nonane, 2-(Pyridin-3-yl)-1-azabicyclo[2.2.2]octane, and 2-(Pyridin-3-yl)-1-azabicyclo[3.2.1]octane, a Class of Potent Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor-Ligands". The Journal of Organic Chemistry 73 (9): 3497–507.