Cat. No. 3856
Chemical Name: (bis(2,2'-Bipyridine-N,N')trimethylph
Biological ActivityRuBi-caged version of serotonin (Cat. No. 3547). Excited by visible wavelengths (450 nm).
Licensing InformationSold under licence from Columbia University
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Zayat et al (2006) Ruthenium(II) bipyridyl complexes as photolabile caging groups for amines. Inorg. Chem. 45 1728. PMID: 16471986.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for RuBi-5-HT include:
Baj et al (2012) Physical exercise and antidepressants enhance BDNF targeting in hippocampal CA3 dendrites: further evidence of a spatial code for BDNF splice variants. Neuropsychopharmacology 37 1600. PMID: 22318196.
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