Ro 25-6981 maleate
Cat. No. 1594
Chemical Name: (αR,βS)-α-(4-Hydroxyphenyl)-β-methyl-4-
Biological ActivityPotent and selective activity-dependent blocker of NMDA receptors containing the NR2B subunit. IC50 values are 0.009 and 52 μM for cloned receptor subunit combinations NR1C/NR2B and NR1C/NR2A respectively. Displays neuroprotectant effects in vivo and in vitro.
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Kosowski and Liljequist (2004) The NR2B- selective N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonist Ro 25-6981 [(±)-(R*,S*)-α-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-β-methyl-4-(phenylmethyl)-1-piperidine propanol] potentiates the effect of nicotine on locomotor activity and dopamine release in the nucleus accumbens. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 311 560. PMID: 15256539.
Lynch et al (2001) Pharmacological characterization of interactions of RO 25-6981 with the NR2B (ε2) subunit. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 416 185. PMID: 11290368.
Fischer et al (1997) Ro 25-6981, a highly potent and selective blocker of N-Methyl-D-aspartate receptors containing the NR2B subunit. Characterization in vitro. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 283 1285. PMID: 9400004.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Ro 25-6981 maleate include:
Lauderdale et al (2015) Osmotic Edema Rapidly Increases Neuronal Excitability Through Activation of NMDA Receptor-Dependent Slow Inward Currents in Juvenile and Adult Hippocampus. ASN Neuro 7. PMID: 26489684.
Tindi et al (2015) ANKS1B Gene Product AIDA-1 Controls Hippocampal Synaptic Transmission by Regulating GluN2B Subunit Localization. J Neurosci 35 8986. PMID: 26085624.
Smith et al (2014) A role for picomolar concentrations of pregnenolone sulfate in synaptic activity-dependent Ca2+ signaling and CREB activation. Mol Pharmacol 86 390. PMID: 25057049.
Trepanier et al (2013) Group II metabotropic glutamate receptors modify N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors via Src kinase. Sci Rep 3 926. PMID: 23378895.
Bortolato et al (2012) NMDARs mediate the role of monoamine oxidase A in pathological aggression. J Neurosci 32 8574. PMID: 22723698.
Hoshiko et al (2012) Deficiency of the microglial receptor CX3CR1 impairs postnatal functional development of thalamocortical synapses in the barrel cortex. J Neurosci 32 15106. PMID: 23100431.
Olsen and Sheng (2012) NMDA receptors and BAX are essential for Aβ impairment of LTP. Sci Rep 2 225. PMID: 22355739.
Noel et al (2011) Tissue plasminogen activator is required for the development of fetal alcohol syndrome in mice. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108 5069. PMID: 21383198.
Terasaki et al (2010) Activation of NR2A receptors induces ischemic tolerance through CREB signaling. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 30 1441. PMID: 20145658.
Beazely et al (2009) Platelet-derived growth factor selectively inhibits NR2B-containing N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors in CA1 hippocampal neurons. J Biol Chem 284 8054. PMID: 19106110.
Hellier et al (2009) NMDA receptor-mediated long-term alterations in epileptiform activity in experimental chronic epilepsy. Neuropharmacology 56 414. PMID: 18930747.
Popp et al (2008) Cerebellar granule cells cultured from adolescent rats express functional NMDA receptors: an in vitro model for studying the developing cerebellum. J Neurochem 106 900. PMID: 18466339.
Ge et al (2007) A critical period for enhanced synaptic plasticity in newly generated neurons of the adult brain. Neuron 54 559. PMID: 17521569.
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