5-Aminopentanoic acid hydrochloride

Discontinued Product

Unfortunately 5-Aminopentanoic acid hydrochloride (Cat. No. 0263) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 0263 - 5-Aminopentanoic acid hydrochloride | CAS No. 660-88-8
Description: GABAA agonist / GABAB antagonist
Alternative Names: δ-Aminovaleric acid

Biological Activity

Weak GABAB antagonist, also GABAA agonist.

Technical Data

M. Wt 153.61
Storage Desiccate at -20°C
CAS Number 660-88-8

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 153.61. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 6.51 mL 32.55 mL 65.1 mL
5 mM 1.3 mL 6.51 mL 13.02 mL
10 mM 0.65 mL 3.25 mL 6.51 mL
50 mM 0.13 mL 0.65 mL 1.3 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Falch et al (1986) Comparative stereostructure-activity studies of GABAA and GABAB receptor sites and GABA uptake using rat brain membrane preparations. J.Neurochem. 47 898 PMID: 3016189

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