RuBi GABA trimethylphosphine

Cat. No. 4709

RuBi GABA trimethylphosphine C27H33N5O2PRu.PF6.NaPF6

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Alternative Name: RuBi-GABA-PMe3

Chemical Name: (bis(2,2'-Bipyridine-N,N')trimethylphosphine)-4-aminobutyric acid ruthenium complex sodium hexafluorophosphate salt

Biological Activity

Modified version of RuBi-GABA (Cat. No. 3400). Suppresses cortical local field potential (LFP) activity in anesthetized mice after activation with a blue laser pulse; inhibits neural activity.

Licensing Information

Sold under licence from Columbia University

Technical Data

Soluble to 40 mM in water
Store at -20°C

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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

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Filevich et al (2013) RuBiGABA-2: a hydrophilic caged GABA with long wavelength sensitivity. Photochem.Photobiol.Sci. 12 1565. PMID: 23674097.

Lopes-dos-Santos et al (2011) In vivo photorelease of GABA in the mouse cortex. Braz.J.Med.Biol.Res. 44 688. PMID: 21755263.

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