Cat. No. 1810
Chemical Name: 3,5-Dichloro-N-[[(2S)-1-ethyl-2-pyr
Biological ActivitySelective and potent dopamine D2/D3 receptor antagonist (Ki values are 1.8, 3.5, 2400 and 18000 nM for D2, D3, D4 and D1 receptors respectively). Centrally active following systemic administration in vivo.
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Seeman and Van Tol (1994) Dopamine receptor pharmacology. TiPS 15 264. PMID: 7940991.
Hall et al (1989) Animal pharmacology of raclopride, a selective dopamine D2 antagonist. Psychopharmacol.Ser. 7 123. PMID: 2687851.
Ogren et al (1986) The selective dopamine D2 receptor antagonist raclopride discriminates between dopamine-mediated motor functions. Psychopharmacology 90 287. PMID: 2947255.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Raclopride include:
Heath et al (2015) Motivational assessment of mice using the touchscreen operant testing system: effects of dopaminergic drugs. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 232 4043. PMID: 26156636.
Jiang et al (2015) SKF83959 produces antidepressant effects in a chronic social defeat stress model of depression through BDNF-TrkB pathway. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 18. PMID: 25522427.
Scardochio et al (2015) The Effects of Electrical and Optical Stimulation of Midbrain Dopaminergic Neurons on Rat 50-kHz Ultrasonic Vocalizations. Front Behav Neurosci 9 331. PMID: 26696851.
Chiodi et al (2014) Cocaine-induced changes of synaptic transmission in the striatum are modulated by adenosine A2A receptors and involve the tyrosine phosphatase STEP. Neuropsychopharmacology 39 569. PMID: 23989619.
Zheng et al (2014) Attenuated dopaminergic tone in the paraventricular nucleus contributing to sympathoexcitation in rats with Type 2 diabetes. J Neurosci 306 R138. PMID: 24305061.
Ahmadiantehrani and Ron (2013) Dopamine D2 receptor activation leads to an up-regulation of glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor via Gβγ-Erk1/2-dependent induction of Zif268. J Neurochem. PMID: 23373701.
Ogata et al (2012) Dopamine and full-field illumination activate D1 and D2-D5-type receptors in adult rat retinal ganglion cells. J Comp Neurol 520 4032. PMID: 22678972.
Liu et al (2008) Increased dopamine level enhances male-male courtship in Drosophila. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 28 5539. PMID: 18495888.
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