Cat. No. 1997
Chemical Name: 8-Azido-5,6-dihydro-5-methyl-6-oxo-
Biological ActivityHigh affinity benzodiazepine ligand. Ki values are 3.1 and 5.3 nM for diazepam-insensitive (DI) and diazepam-sensitive (DS) benzodiazepine receptors respectively. Acts as partial inverse agonist at recombinant DS α1-, α2-, α3- and α5-GABAA receptors. Displays partial agonism at DI α4- and α6-GABAA receptors. Antagonizes several behavioral and neurochemical effects of ethanol. Proconvulsant and anxiogenic.
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Knoflach et al (1996) Pharmacological modulation of the diazepam-insensitive recombinant gamma-aminobutyric acidA receptors alpha 4 beta 2 gamma 2 and alpha 6 beta 2 gamma 2. Mol.Pharmacol. 50 1253. PMID: 8913357.
Wong and Skolnick (1992) High affinity ligands for 'diazepam-insensitive' benzodiazepine receptors. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 225 63. PMID: 1311690.
Suzdak et al (1986) A selective imidazobenzodiazepine antagonist of ethanol in the rat. Science 234 1243. PMID: 3022383.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Ro 15-4513 include:
Tracy et al (2016) Negative allosteric modulation of GABAA receptors inhibits facilitation of brain stimulation reward by drugs of abuse in C57BL6/J mice. Psychopharmacology 233 715. PMID: 26612620.
Koh et al (2013) Selective GABA(A) α5 positive allosteric modulators improve cognitive function in aged rats with memory impairment. J Neurosci 64 145. PMID: 22732440.
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