|CAS Number||107008-28-6 Y|
|Chemical and physical data|
|Molar mass||228.289 g/mol|
|3D model (Jmol)||Interactive image|
|NY (what is this?)|
RU-24,969 is a drug and research chemical widely used in scientific studies. It is a selective agonist at the 5-HT1A and 5-HT1B receptors, with preference for the latter. As with other 5-HT1B agonists such as CP-94,253, RU-24,969 has been found to increase the reinforcing properties of cocaine, suggesting a role for 5-HT1B receptors in cocaine addiction.
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