Cat. No. 2728
Chemical Name: (S)-1-(2-Amino-2-carboxyethyl)-3-(2
Biological ActivityPotent and selective GluR5-containing kainate receptor antagonist (IC50 = 7 nM) that displays selectivity over GluR6-containing kainate, NMDA, AMPA and group I mGlu receptors. Reversibly blocks induction of NMDA receptor-independent long term potentiation (LTP) in vitro at nanomolar concentrations.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Dargan et al (2009) ACET is a highly potent and specific kainate receptor antagonist: Characterisation and effects on hippocampal mossy fibre function. Neuropharmacology 56 121. PMID: 18789344.
Dolman et al (2007) Synthesis and pharmacological characterisation of N3-substituted willardiine derivatives: role of the substituent at the 5-position of the uracil ring in the development of highly potent and selective GLUK5 kainate receptor antagonists. J.Med.Chem. 50 1558. PMID: 17348638.
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