Cat. No. 2980
Chemical Name: (2,3-Dihydro-1,4-benzodioxin-6-yl)-
Biological ActivityAMPA receptor potentiator. Binds specifically to the agonist bound non-desensitized receptor, most likely destabilizing the desensitized receptor conformation. Enhances cognitive function in rats. Neuroprotective in mice undergoing repeat ketamine anesthesia.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Huang et al (2016) Post-anesthesia AMPA receptor potentiation prevents anesthesia-induced learning and synaptic deficits. Sci.Transl.Med. 8 ra85. PMID: 27334260 .
Shimazaki et al (2007) Blockade of the metabotropic glutamate 2/3 receptors enhances social memory via the AMPA receptor in rats. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 575 94. PMID: 17727837.
O'Neill et al (2004) AMPA receptor potentiators for the treatment of CNS disorders. Curr.Drug Targets CNS Neurol.Disord. 3 181. PMID: 15180479.
Nagararjan et al (2001) Mechanism and impact of allosteric AMPA receptor modulation by the ampakine TM CX546. Neuropharmacology. 41 650. PMID: 11640919.
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