Cat. No. 3122
Biological ActivityNon-competitive NMDA receptor antagonist (IC50 = 0.4 μM). Inhibits Ca2+ influx and glutamate-induced toxicity in central nervous system neurons. Exhibits age-dependent physiological effects; induces a sleep-like state in young mice and hyperactivity in older mice.
Licensing InformationSold under license from University of Utah
(Modifications: X = Gla, Ala-21 = C-terminal amide)
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Warder et al (2001) Amino acid determinants for NMDA receptor inhibition by conantokin-T. J.Neurochem. 77 812. PMID: 11331410.
Klein et al (1999) Inhibition of NMDA-induced currents by conantokin-G and conantokin-T in cultured embryonic murine hippocampal neurons. Neuropharmacology 38 1819. PMID: 10608277.
Haack et al (1990) Conantokin-T. J.Biol.Chem. 265 6025. PMID: 2180939.
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