Cat. No. 3246
Chemical Name: (1S,2S,5R,6S)-2-Aminobicyclo[3.1.0]
Biological ActivityHighly selective and potent agonist of group II mGlu receptors (EC50 values are 5.1 and 24.3 nM at mGlu2 and mGlu3 receptors respectively and > 100000 nM at mGlu4, mGlu7, mGlu1a and mGlu5a receptors). Displays antianxiety and antiaddictive activity in vivo. Orally and systemically active.
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Klodzinska et al (1999) Potential anti-anxiety, anti-addictive effects of LY 354740, a selective group II glutamate metabotropic receptors agonist in animal models. Neuropharmacology 38 1831. PMID: 10608278.
Helton et al (1998) Anxiolytic and side-effect profile of LY354740: a potent, highly selective, orally active agonist for group II metabotropic glutamate receptors. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 284 651. PMID: 9454811.
Schoepp et al (1997) LY354740 is a potent and highly selective group II metabotropic glutamate receptor agonist in cell expressing human glutamate receptors. Neuropharmacology 36 1. PMID: 9144636.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for LY 354740 include:
Copeland et al (2015) Neuronal activity patterns in the mediodorsal thalamus and related cognitive circuits are modulated by metabotropic glutamate receptors. Sci Rep 92 16. PMID: 25576798.
Yaeger and Trussell (2015) Single granule cells excite Golgi cells and evoke feedback inhibition in the cochlear nucleus. J Neurosci 35 4741. PMID: 25788690.
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