Cat. No. 0853
Chemical Name: (RS)-α-Methyl-4-phosphonophenylglyci
Biological ActivityPotent antagonist of L-AP4-induced effects in rat spinal cord, thalamic and hippocampal neurons, showing selectivity over (1S,3S)-ACPD-induced effects. Potent antagonist of mGlu receptors linked to adenylyl cyclase in adult rat cortical slices.
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet
on-line. Please contact Customer Service
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Bedingfield et al (1996) Novel potent selective phenylglycine antagonists of metabotropic glutamate receptors. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 309 71. PMID: 8864696.
Bushell et al (1996) Pharmacological antagonism of the actions of group II and group III mGluR agonists in the lateral perforant path of rat hippocampal slices. Br.J.Pharmacol. 117 1457. PMID: 8730739.
Salt and Turner (1996) Antagonism of the presumed presynaptic action of L-AP4 on GABAergic transmission in the ventrobasal thalamus by the novel mGluR anatagonist MPPG. Neuropharmacology 35 239. PMID: 8734494.
Jane et al (1995) New phenylglycine derivatives with potent and selective antagonist activity at presynaptic glutamate receptors in neonatal rat spinal cord. Neuropharmacology 34 851. PMID: 8532166.
If you know of a relevant reference for MPPG please let us know.
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for MPPG include:
Dobson et al (2015) Caffeine Modulates Vesicle Release and Recovery at Cerebellar Parallel Fibre Terminals, Independently of Calcium and Cyclic AMP Signalling. Mol Cancer Res 10 e0125974. PMID: 25933382.
Do you know of a great paper that uses MPPG from Tocris? If so please let us know.
View Related Products by Target
View Related Products by Product Action
Keywords: MPPG, supplier, Group, III, group, II, mGlur, antagonists, selective, Receptors, mGlu4, mGlu6, mGlu7, mGlu8, mGluR4, mGluR6, mGluR7, mGluR8, Glutamate, Metabotropic, Tocris Bioscience, Glutamate (Metabotropic) Group III Receptor Antagonist products