Cat. No. 0271
Chemical Name: cis-1-Aminocyclobutane-1,3-dicarbox
Biological ActivityPotent, competitive and selective inhibitor of glutamate uptake. Certain confusion exists over the naming of this compound because of apparent contradictions in the literature. This is the isomer which has the carboxylic acid and the amino groups on the same side of the cyclobutyl ring.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Koch et al (1999) Differentiation of substrate and nonsubstrate inhibitors of the high-affinity, sodium-dependent glutamate transporters. Mol.Pharmacol. 56 1095. PMID: 10570036.
Fletcher et al (1991) Inhibition of L-glutamic acid uptake into rat cortical synaptosomes by the conformationally restricted analogue of glutamic acid, cis-1-aminocyclobutane-1,3-dicarboxylic acid. Neurosci.Lett. 121 133. PMID: 1673544.
Allan et al (1990) Synthesis and activity of a potent NMDA agonist, trans-1-aminocyclobutane-1,3-dicarboxylic acid, and related phosphonic and carboxylic acids. J.Med.Chem. 33 2905. PMID: 2145435.
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Lee et al (2010) Characterisation of the expression of NMDA receptors in human astrocytes. PLoS One 5 e14123. PMID: 21152063.
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