Cat. No. 1208
Chemical Name: (2R,4R)-4-Aminopyrrolidine-2,4-dica
Biological ActivityA highly selective and relatively potent group II metabotropic glutamate receptor agonist. EC50 values are 0.4, 0.4, > 100, > 100, > 300 and > 300 μM for human mGlu2, mGlu3, mGlu1, mGlu5, mGlu4 and mGlu7 receptors respectively. Centrally active following systemic administration in vivo. Also available as part of the Group II mGlu Receptor Tocriset™.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Schoepp et al (1999) Pharmacological agents acting at subtypes of metabotropic glutamate receptors. Neuropharmacology 38 1431. PMID: 10530808.
Monn et al (1996) Synthesis of the four isomers of 4-aminopyrrolidine-2,4-dicarboxylate: identification of a potent, highly selective, and systemically active agonist for metabotropic glutamate receptors negatively coupled to adenylate cyclase. J.Med.Chem. 39 2990. PMID: 8709133.
Schoepp et al (1995) Selective inhibition of forskolin-stimulated cyclic AMP formation in rat hippocampus by a novel mGluR agonist, 2R,4R-4-aminopyrrolidine-2,4-dicarboxylate. Neuropharmacology 34 843. PMID: 8532165.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (2R,4R)-APDC include:
McIlwrath and Westlund (2015) Pharmacological attenuation of chronic alcoholic pancreatitis induced hypersensitivity in rats. Brain Res 21 836. PMID: 25624717.
Lee and Sherman (2012) Intrinsic modulators of auditory thalamocortical transmission. Hear Res 287 43. PMID: 22726616.
Carlton et al (2009) Group II metabotropic glutamate receptor activation on peripheral nociceptors modulates TRPV1 function. J Neurosci 1248 86. PMID: 19026992.
Proudfoot et al (2006) Analgesia mediated by the TRPM8 cold receptor in chronic neuropathic pain. Curr Biol 16 1591. PMID: 16920620.
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