Glycine Receptors

More Information »Glycine receptors (GlyR) are members of the cys-loop family of ligand-gated ion channels, responsible for mediating the inhibitory effects of glycine. They are widely distributed throughout the CNS, particularly within the hippocampus, spinal cord and brain stem.

Glycine Receptor Products

Product Name / Activity
0206 β-Alanine
Endogenous glycine agonist, more selective than taurine (Cat. No. 0209)
0205 L-Alanine
Glycine receptor agonist
0219 Glycine
Endogenous glycine receptor agonist
0208 Hypotaurine
Non-selective endogenous glycine receptor agonist
0227 L-Serine
Weak endogenous glycine receptor agonist
0209 Taurine
Non-selective, endogenous glycine receptor partial agonist
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