Cat. No. 2078
Chemical Name: (RS)-1-(2-Amino-2-carboxyethyl)-3-(
Biological ActivitySelective GluR5-subunit containing kainate receptor antagonist (apparent KD = 1.09 μM). Displays ~ 90-fold selectivity over AMPA receptors and recombinant human GluR6- and KA2-containing kainate receptors. Has little or no action at NMDA or group I mGlu receptors. Selectively blocks kainate receptor-mediated LTP induction in rat hippocampal mossy fibers. Active enantiomer UBP 302 (Cat. No. 2079) available.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Dolman et al (2005) Synthesis and pharmacology of willardiine derivatives acting as antagonists of kainate receptors. J.Med.Chem. 48 7867. PMID: 16302825.
More et al (2004) Characterisation of UBP296: a novel, potent and selective kainate receptor antagonist. Neuropharmacology 47 46. PMID: 15165833.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for UBP 296 include:
Albiñana et al (2015) Chondroitin Sulfate Induces Depression of Synaptic Transmission and Modulation of Neuronal Plasticity in Rat Hippocampal Slices. Neural Plast 2015 463854. PMID: 26075099.
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