5-Aminopentanoic acid hydrochloride

Discontinued Product

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 No. 0263) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.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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References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

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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