Cat. No. 0106
Alternative Names: 2-APV, D-APV, D-2-amino-5-phosphonovalerate
Chemical Name: D-(-)-2-Amino-5-phosphonopentanoic acid
Biological ActivityWidely used competitive NMDA antagonist. More active form of AP5. Also agonist at quisqualate-sensitized AP6 site where it is less potent than the L-isomer, L-AP5 (Cat. No. 0107). Also available as part of the Mixed NMDA Receptor Tocriset™ or as a mixed isomer DL-AP5 (Cat. No. 3963).
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Davies and Watkins (1982) Actions of D and L forms of 2-amino-5-phosphonovalerate and 2-amino-4-phosphonobutyrate in the cat spinal cord. Brain Res. 235 378. PMID: 6145492.
Evans et al (1982) The effect of a series of ω-phosphonic-α-carboxylic amino acids on electrically evoked and amino acid induced responses in isolated spinal cord preparations. Br.J.Pharmacol. 75 65. PMID: 7042024.
Schulte et al (1994) Utilization of the resolved L-isomer fo 2-amino-6-phosphonohexanoic acid (L-AP6) as a selective agonist for a quisqualate-sensitized site in hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons. Brain Res. 649 203. PMID: 7953634.
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Keywords: D-AP5, supplier, Glutamate, NMDA, Receptors, N-Methyl-D-Aspartate, iGlu, Ionotropic, 2APV, D-APV