Cat. No. 1260
Chemical Name: 22,23-Dihydroavermectin B1
Biological ActivityPositive allosteric modulator of the α7 neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor and the purinergic P2X4 receptor. Antihelmintic. Also modulates glutamate- and GABA-activated chloride channels. Potentiates glycine-gated currents at low concentrations (30 nM).
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Shan et al (2001) Ivermectin, an unconventional agonist of the glycine receptor chloride channel. J.Biol.Chem. 276 12556. PMID: 11278873.
Adelsberger et al (2000) Activation of rat recombinant α1β2γ2S GABAA receptor by the insecticide ivermectin. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 394 163. PMID: 10771281.
Khakh et al (1999) Allosteric control of gating and kinetics at P2X4 receptor channels. J.Neurosci. 19 7289. PMID: 10460235.
Krause et al (1998) Ivermectin: a positive allosteric effector of the α7 neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor. Mol.Pharmacol. 53 283. PMID: 9463487.
Merck Index 12 5264.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Ivermectin include:
Nörenberg et al (2012) Positive allosteric modulation by ivermectin of human but not murine P2X7 receptors. Br J Pharmacol 167 48. PMID: 22506590.
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