Cat. No. 0237
Chemical Name: 7-Chloro-4-hydroxyquinoline-2-carbo
Biological ActivityNMDA receptor antagonist acting at the glycine site. Potent competitive inhibitor of L-glutamate transport into synaptic vesicles. Also available as part of the NMDA Receptor - Glycine Site Tocriset™. 7-Chlorokynurenic acid sodium salt (Cat. No. 3697) also available.
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Bartlett et al (1998) Substituted quinolines as inhibitors of L-glutamate transport into synaptic vesicles. Neuropharmacology 37 839. PMID: 9776380.
Kretschmer et al (1995) Behavioral and neurochemical actions of the strychnine-insensitive glycine receptor antagonist, 7-chlorokynurenate, in rats. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 280 37. PMID: 7498252.
Donald et al (1988) Characterization of [3H]-glycine binding to a modulatory site within the NMDA receptor complex from rat brain. Br.J.Pharmacol. 95 892P.
Kemp et al (1988) 7-Chlorokynurenic acid is a selective antagonist of the glycine modulatory site of the NMDA receptor complex. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 85 6547. PMID: 2842779.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for 7-Chlorokynurenic acid include:
Biase et al (2011) NMDA receptor signaling in oligodendrocyte progenitors is not required for oligodendrogenesis and myelination. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 31 12650. PMID: 21880926.
Baltan et al (2008) White matter vulnerability to ischemic injury increases with age because of enhanced excitotoxicity. J Neurosci 28 1479. PMID: 18256269.
Shin et al (2006) Vasoconstrictive neurovascular coupling during focal ischemic depolarizations. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 26 1018. PMID: 16340958.
Vigot et al (2006) Differential compartmentalization and distinct functions of GABAB receptor variants. Neuron 50 589. PMID: 16701209.
Casado et al (2000) Presynaptic N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors at the parallel fiber-Purkinje cell synapse. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97 11593. PMID: 11016958.
Tacconi et al (1993) Inhibition of [3H]-(+)-MK 801 binding to rat brain sections by CPP and 7-chlorokynurenic acid: an autoradiographic analysis. Br J Pharmacol 108 577. PMID: 8096780.
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