Cat. No. 1390
Chemical Name: (1R,5S)-1,2,3,4,5,6-hexahydro-1,5-m
Biological ActivityA potent, selective agonist at neuronal nicotinic receptors. Acts as a partial agonist at β2-containing nicotinic receptors.
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Happe et al (1994) Localization of nicotinic cholinergic receptors in rat brain: autoradiographic studies with [3H]cytisine. Neuroscience 62 929. PMID: 7870314.
Papke et al (1994) Partial agonist properties of cytisine on neuronal nicotinic receptors containing the β2 subunit. Mol.Pharmacol. 45 142. PMID: 8302273.
Reavill et al (1990) Behavioural and pharmacokinetic studies on nicotine, cytisine and lobeline. Neuropharmacology 29 619. PMID: 2385332.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (-)-Cytisine include:
Li et al (2010) Cytisine induces autonomic cardiovascular responses via activations of different nicotinic receptors. Auton Neurosci 154 14. PMID: 19887306.
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