Cat. No. 1084
Biological ActivityPeptide neurotoxin; wide spectrum blocker of N, P and Q type calcium channels.
Licensing InformationSold under license from the University of Utah.
(Modifications: Disulfide bridge between 1 - 16, 8 - 20, 15 - 26, Cys-26 = C-terminal amide)
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet
McDonough et al (1996) Inhibition of Ca2+ channels in rat central and peripheral neurons by ω-conotoxin MVIIC. J.Neurosci. 16 2612. PMID: 8786437.
Hillyard et al (1992) A new conus peptide ligand for mammalian presynaptic Ca2+ channels. Neuron 9 69. PMID: 1352986.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for ω-Conotoxin MVIIC include:
Pan et al (2014) σ-1 receptor antagonism restores injury-induced decrease of voltage-gated Ca2+ current in sensory neurons. PLoS One 350 290. PMID: 24891452.
Maier et al (2010) Sustained glutamate receptor activation down-regulates GABAB receptors by shifting the balance from recycling to lysosomal degradation. J Biol Chem 285 35606. PMID: 20826795.
Haeberle et al Swelling-activated Ca2+ channels trigger Ca2+ signals in Merkel cells. Nat Commun 3 e1750. PMID: 18454189.
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