L-AP5

Cat. No. 0107

L-AP5 C5H12NO5P [79055-67-7]

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Chemical Name: L-(+)-2-Amino-5-phosphonopentanoic acid

Biological Activity

NMDA antagonist. Also agonist at quisqualate-sensitized AP6 site, where it is more potent than the isomer D-AP5 (Cat. No. 0106). Mixture DL-AP5 (Cat. No. 3693) also available.

Technical Data

M.Wt:
197.13
Formula:
C5H12NO5P
Solubility:
Soluble to 100 mM in water
Purity:
>99 %
Storage:
Store at RT
CAS No:
79055-67-7

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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet

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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.

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.

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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for L-AP5 include:

Fernández-Monreal et al (2004) Arginine 260 of the amino-terminal domain of NR1 subunit is critical for tissue-type plasminogen activator-mediated enhancement of N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor signaling. J Biol Chem 279 50850. PMID: 15448144.

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