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AMG-36 (part of the AM cannabinoid series) is an analgesic drug which is a cannabinoid agonist. It is a derivative of Δ8THC substituted with a cyclopentane group on the 3-position side chain. AMG-36 is a potent agonist at both CB1 and CB2 with moderate selectivity for CB1, with a Ki of 0.45 nM at CB1 vs 1.92 nM at CB2.[1][2]

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  1. ^ Papahatjis DP, Nikas SP, Kourouli T, Chari R, Xu W, Pertwee RG, Makriyannis A (July 2003). "Pharmacophoric requirements for the cannabinoid side chain. Probing the cannabinoid receptor subsite at C1'". Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 46 (15): 3221–9. doi:10.1021/jm020558c. PMID 12852753.
  2. ^ Papahatjis DP, Nahmias VR, Nikas SP, Andreou T, Alapafuja SO, Tsotinis A, et al. (August 2007). "C1'-cycloalkyl side chain pharmacophore in tetrahydrocannabinols". Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 50 (17): 4048–60. doi:10.1021/jm070121a. PMID 17672444.