Cat. No. 1137
Chemical Name: 4-Hydroxy-3-methoxy-[(2S,3aR,3bS,6a
Biological ActivityPotent analog of capsaicin that is an agonist at vanilloid receptors (Ki = 43 pM). Like capsaicin, it acts as a selective modulator of primary afferent neurons. Also available as part of the Vanilloid TRPV1 Receptor Tocriset™.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Acs et al (1996) Distinct structure-activity relations for stimulation of 45Ca uptake and for high affinity binding in cultured rat dorsal root ganglion neurons and dorsal root ganglion membranes. Brain Res.Mol.Brain Res. 35 173. PMID: 8717353.
Szolcsanyi et al (1990) Resiniferatoxin: an ultrapotent selective modulator of capsaicin-sensitive primary afferent neurons. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 255 923. PMID: 2243359.
Winter et al (1990) Cellular mechanism of action of resiniferatoxin: a potent sensory neuron excitotoxin. Brain Res. 520 131. PMID: 2169951.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Resiniferatoxin include:
Graham et al (2013) Epidermal keratinocyte polarity and motility require Ca2+ influx through TRPV1. J Cell Sci 126 4602. PMID: 23943873.
Okun et al (2011) Transient inflammation-induced ongoing pain is driven by TRPV1 sensitive afferents. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 7 4. PMID: 21219650.
Buznikov et al (2010) A putative 'pre-nervous' endocannabinoid system in early echinoderm development. Dev Neurosci 32 1. PMID: 19907129.
Yuan and Burrell (2010) Endocannabinoid-dependent LTD in a nociceptive synapse requires activation of a presynaptic TRPV-like receptor. J Neurophysiol 104 2766. PMID: 20884761.
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