GYKI 52466 dihydrochloride
Cat. No. 1454
Chemical Name: 4-(8-Methyl-9H-1,3-dioxolo[4,5-h][2
Biological ActivitySelective non-competitive AMPA receptor antagonist (IC50 values are 10-20, ~ 450 and >> 50 μM for AMPA- , kainate- and NMDA-induced responses respectively). Skeletal muscle relaxant and orally-active anticonvulsant. Has anti-proliferative effects in transformed cells. Also available as part of the AMPA Receptor Tocriset™. Also available as part of the Kainate Receptor Tocriset™.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Rzeski et al (2001) Glutamate antagonists limit tumor growth. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.USA 98 6372. PMID: 11331750.
Szabados et al (2001) Comparison of anticonvulsive and acute neuroprotective activity of three 2,3-benzodiazepine compounds, GYKI 52466, GYKI 53405, and GYKI 53655. Brain Res.Bull. 55 387. PMID: 11489346.
Paternain et al (1995) Selective antagonism of AMPA receptors unmasks kainate receptor-mediated responses in hippocampal neurons. Neuron 14 185. PMID: 7826635.
Donevan and Rogawsk (1993) GYKI 52466, a 2,3-benzodiazepine, is a highly selective, non-competitive antagonist of AMPA/kainate receptor responses. Neuron 10 51. PMID: 7678966.
Tarnawa et al (1989) Electrophysiological studies with a 2,3-benzodiazepine muscle relaxant: GYKI 52466. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 167 193. PMID: 2574112.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GYKI 52466 dihydrochloride include:
Fernandes et al (2014) In vitro ischemia triggers a transcriptional response to down-regulate synaptic proteins in hippocampal neurons. PLoS One 9 e99958. PMID: 24960035.
Kopach et al (2011) Inflammation alters trafficking of extrasynaptic AMPA receptors in tonically firing lamina II neurons of the rat spinal dorsal horn. Pain 152 912. PMID: 21282008.
Lobb et al (2010) A dynamic role for GABA receptors on the firing pattern of midbrain dopaminergic neurons. J Neurophysiol 104 403. PMID: 20445035.
Fritsch et al (2009) Pathological alterations in GABAergic interneurons and reduced tonic inhibition in the basolateral amygdala during epileptogenesis. Neuroscience 163 415. PMID: 19540312.
Lebrun-Julien et al (2009) Excitotoxic death of retinal neurons in vivo occurs via a non-cell-autonomous mechanism. J Neurosci 29 5536. PMID: 19403821.
Santos et al (2009) Transmission efficacy and plasticity in glutamatergic synapses formed by excitatory interneurons of the substantia gelatinosa in the rat spinal cord. PLoS One 4 e8047. PMID: 19956641.
Du et al (2008) The role of hippocampal GluR1 and GluR2 receptors in manic-like behavior. J Neurosci 28 68. PMID: 18171924.
Huang et al (2004) Astrocyte glutamate transporters regulate metabotropic glutamate receptor-mediated excitation of hippocampal interneurons. J Neurosci 24 4551. PMID: 15140926.
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