Cat. No. 2501
Chemical Name: (3aS,6aS)-Hexahydro-5-methylene-6a-
Biological ActivitySelective mGlu1 receptor non-competitive antagonist (IC50 = 0.16 μM) with inverse agonist activity. Impairs classical conditioning and associated synaptic plasticity in hippocampal neurons. Exhibits neuroprotective and anticonvulsive effects in vivo following systemic administration.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Gil-Sanz et al (2007) Involvement of the mGluR1 receptor in hippocampal synaptic plasticity and associative learning in behaving mice. Cereb.Cortex 18 1653. PMID: 18024992.
Carroll et al (2001) BAY36-7620: a potent non-competitive mGlu1 receptor antagonist with inverse agonist activity. Mol.Pharmacol. 59 965. PMID: 11306677.
De Vry et al (2001) Neuroprotective and behavioural effects of the selective metabotropic glutamate mGlu1 receptor antagonist BAY 36-7620. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 428 203. PMID: 11675037.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Bay 36-7620 include:
Veettil et al (2014) Glutamate secretion and metabotropic glutamate receptor 1 expression during Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infection promotes cell proliferation. PLoS Pathog 10 e1004389. PMID: 25299066.
Wall et al (2014) Disruption of GRM1-mediated signalling using riluzole results in DNA damage in melanoma cells. Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 27 263. PMID: 24330389.
Le et al (2010) The glutamate release inhibitor Riluzole decreases migration, invasion, and proliferation of melanoma cells. J Invest Dermatol 130 2240. PMID: 20505744.
Tronson et al (2010) Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5/Homer interactions underlie stress effects on fear. Autophagy 68 1007. PMID: 21075228.
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