GYKI 53655 hydrochloride
Cat. No. 2555
Chemical Name: 1-(4-Aminophenyl)-3-methylcarbamyl-
Biological ActivityNon-competitive AMPA and kainate receptor antagonist. Analog of GYKI 52466 (Cat. No. 1454). Prolongs the survival time after MgCl2- induced global cerebral ischemia. Exhibits anticonvulsant activity. Also blocks GluK3 homomeric receptors (IC50 = 63 μM) and GluK2b(R)/GluK3 heteroreceptors (IC50 = 32 μM) at high concentrations.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Perrais et al (2009) Antagonism of recombinant and native GluK3-containing kainate receptors. Neuropharmacology 56 131. PMID: 18761361.
Szabados et al (2001) Comparison of anticonvulsive and acute neuroprotective activity of three 2,3-benzodiazepine compounds, GYKI 52466, GYKI 53405, and GYKI 53655. Brain Res.Bull. 55 387. PMID: 11489346.
Paternain et al (1995) Selective antagonism of AMPA receptors unmasks kainate receptor-mediated responses in hippocampal neurons. Neuron 14 185. PMID: 7826635.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for GYKI 53655 hydrochloride include:
Astorga et al (2015) An excitatory GABA loop operating in vivo. Front Cell Neurosci 9 275. PMID: 26236197.
Ben-Simon et al (2015) A Combined Optogenetic-Knockdown Strategy Reveals a Major Role of Tomosyn in Mossy Fiber Synaptic Plasticity. PLoS One 12 396. PMID: 26166572.
Falgairolle and O'Donovan (2015) Pharmacological Investigation of Fluoro-Gold Entry into Spinal Neurons. Pharmacol Res Perspect 10 e0131430. PMID: 26102354.
Murphy-Baum and Taylor (2015) The Synaptic and Morphological Basis of Orientation Selectivity in a Polyaxonal Amacrine Cell of the Rabbit Retina. J Neurosci 35 13336. PMID: 26424882.
Höft et al (2014) Heterogeneity in expression of functional ionotropic glutamate and GABA receptors in astrocytes across brain regions: insights from the thalamus. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 369 20130602. PMID: 25225096.
Buldyrev et al (2012) Synaptic pathways that shape the excitatory drive in an OFF retinal ganglion cell. J Neurophysiol 107 1795. PMID: 22205648.
Straub et al (2011) Distinct functions of kainate receptors in the brain are determined by the auxiliary subunit Neto1. Nat Neurosci 14 866. PMID: 21623363.
Tang et al (2011) Neto1 is an auxiliary subunit of native synaptic kainate receptors. Cell Rep 31 10009. PMID: 21734292.
Biase et al (2010) Excitability and synaptic communication within the oligodendrocyte lineage. J Neurosci 30 3600. PMID: 20219994.
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