Cat. No. 0959
Chemical Name: N-(3-Aminopropyl)-1,4-butanediamine
Biological ActivityBinds to the polyamine modulatory site of the NMDA receptor and has been described as an agonist based on its ability to enhance the binding of [3H]-MK801.
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Kishi et al (1998) Spermidine, a polyamine site agonist, attenuates working memory deficits caused by blockade of hippocampal muscarinic receptors and mGluRs in rats. Brain Res. 793 311. PMID: 9630697.
Munir et al (1993) Polyamines modulate the neurotoxic effects of NMDA in vivo. Brain Res. 616 163. PMID: 8358608.
Williams et al (1989) Effects of polyamines on the binding of [3H]-MK801 to the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor: pharmacological evidence for the existence of a polyamine recognition site. Mol.Pharmacol. 36 375. PMID: 2554112.
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