Ro 25-6981 maleate

Cat. No. 1594

Ro 25-6981 maleate C22H29NO2.C4H4O4 [1312991-76-6]

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Chemical Name: (αR,βS)-α-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)-β-methyl-4-(phenylmethyl)-1-piperidinepropanol maleate

Biological Activity

Potent and selective activity-dependent blocker of NMDA receptors containing the NR2B subunit. IC50 values are 0.009 and 52 μM for cloned receptor subunit combinations NR1C/NR2B and NR1C/NR2A respectively. Displays neuroprotectant effects in vivo and in vitro.

Technical Data

Soluble to 10 mM in water with gentle warming and to 100 mM in DMSO
>98 %
Desiccate at RT

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Fischer et al (1997) Ro 25-6981, a highly potent and selective blocker of N-Methyl-D-aspartate receptors containing the NR2B subunit. Characterization in vitro. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 283 1285. PMID: 9400004.

Lynch et al (2001) Pharmacological characterization of interactions of RO 25-6981 with the NR2B (ε2) subunit. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 416 185. PMID: 11290368.

Kosowski and Liljequist (2004) The NR2B- selective N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonist Ro 25-6981 [(±)-(R*,S*)-α-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-β-methyl-4-(phenylmethyl)-1-piperidine propanol] potentiates the effect of nicotine on locomotor activity and dopamine release in the nucleus accumbens. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 311 560. PMID: 15256539.

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