Cat. No. 0405

beta-CCB C16H16N2O2 [84454-35-3]

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Chemical Name: Butyl β-carboline-3-carboxylate

Biological Activity

An endogenous proconvulsant and anxiogenic benzodiazepine receptor ligand.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 5 mM in ethanol
>99 %
Store at RT

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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Datasheet

References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Izquierdo (1989) A game with shifting mirrors. TiPS 10 473. PMID: 2575813.

Pena et al (1986) Isolation and identification in bovine cerebral cortex of n-butyl β-carboline-3-carboxylate, a potent benzodiazepine binding inhibitor. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 83 4952. PMID: 3014522.

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