Cat. No. 0254
Chemical Name: (S)-α-Amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-iso
Biological ActivityActive enantiomer of AMPA (EC50 = 3.5 μM). Also available as part of the AMPA Receptor Tocriset™ (Cat. No. 1822). NPEC-caged-(S)-AMPA (Cat. No. 3840), inactive enantiomer (R)-AMPA (Cat. No. 0253) and racemate (RS)-AMPA (Cat. No. 0169) are also available.
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Data Sheet
Falch et al (1998) Heteroaryl analogues of AMPA. 2. Synthesis, absolute stereochemistry, photochemistry, and structure-activity relationships. J.Med.Chem. 41 2513. PMID: 9651156.
Lauridsen et al (1985) Ibotenic acid analogues. Synthesis, molecular flexibility, and in vitro activity of agonists and antagonists at central glutamic acid receptors. J.Med.Chem. 28 668. PMID: 2859375.
Hansen et al (1983) Enzymic resolution and binding to rat brain membranes of the glutamic acid agonist α-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazolepropionic acid. J.Med.Chem. 26 901. PMID: 6133955.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (S)-AMPA include:
Bell et al (2015) Neuronal development is promoted by weakened intrinsic antioxidant defences due to epigenetic repression of Nrf2. PLoS One 6 7066. PMID: 25967870.
Pooler et al (2013) Physiological release of endogenous tau is stimulated by neuronal activity. J Neurosci 14 389. PMID: 23412472.
Oh et al (2012) Overexpression of calcium-permeable glutamate receptors in glioblastoma derived brain tumor initiating cells. EMBO Rep 7 e47846. PMID: 23110111.
Lussier et al (2011) Activity-dependent ubiquitination of the AMPA receptor subunit GluA2. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 31 3077. PMID: 21414928.
Jackson et al (2010) Control of cerebellar long-term potentiation by P-Rex-family guanine-nucleotide exchange factors and phosphoinositide 3-kinase. PLoS One 5 e11962. PMID: 20694145.
Limon et al (2007) Properties of GluR3 receptors tagged with GFP at the amino or carboxyl terminus. Neuroreport 104 15526. PMID: 17881566.
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Keywords: (S)-AMPA, supplier, Selective, AMPA, agonists, Glutamate, Receptors, iGluR, Ionotropic, Tocris Bioscience, AMPA Receptor Agonist products
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