Cat. No. 0262

2,4-Dihydroxyphenylacetyl-L-asparagine C12H14N2O6 [111872-98-1]

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Biological Activity

Constituent of various spider toxins. Reported to be specific blocker of glutamate receptors.

Technical Data

Soluble to 50 mM in water
Desiccate at -20°C

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Usherwood et al (1990) Mechanisms of neurotoxicity of low molecular weight spider toxins. Basic Science in Toxicology. Ed. G.N. Volans 569.

Pan-Hou et al (1989) A spider toxin (JSTX) inhibits L-glutamate uptake by rat brain synaptosomes. Brain Res. 476 354. PMID: 2564797.

Pan-Hou et al (1987) Inhibitory effect of 2,4-dihydroxyphenylacetylasparagine, a common moiety of spider toxin, on glutamate binding to rat brain synaptic membranes. Neurosci.Lett. 81 199. PMID: 2827066.

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