Discontinued Product

cis-ACPD (Cat. No. 0186) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: Potent NMDA agonist; also group II mGluR agonist
Chemical Name: (±)-1-Aminocyclopentane-cis-1,3-dicarboxylic acid
Literature (5)

Biological Activity for cis-ACPD

cis-ACPD is a 1:1 mixture of (1R,3R)- and (1S,3S)-ACPD. Potent NMDA receptor agonist and selective group II mGluR agonist (EC50 values are 13, 50, >300 and >300 μM at mGluR2, mGluR4, mGluR1 and mGluR5 respectively). Exhibits proconvulsant activity in vivo.

(±)-trans-ACPD and (1S,3R)-ACPD also available.

Technical Data for cis-ACPD

M. Wt 173.17
Formula C7H11NO4
Storage Store at RT
CAS Number 477331-06-9
PubChem ID 16760136
Smiles [H][C@@]1(CC[C@](N)(C1)C(O)=O)C(O)=O.[H][C@]1(CC[C@@](N)(C1)C(O)=O)C(O)=O

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.

Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only, unless stated otherwise.

References for cis-ACPD

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Conti et al (2002) Synthesis and pharmacology of 3-hydroxy-Δ2-isoxazoline-cyclopentane analogues of glutamic acid. Farmaco 57 889 PMID: 12484537

Schoepp et al (1991) In vitro and in vivo pharmacology of trans- and cis-(±)-1-amino-1,3-cyclopentanedicarboxylic acid: Dissociation of metabotropic and ionotropic excitatory amino acid receptor effects. J.Neurochem. 56 1789 PMID: 1849553

Sunter et al (1991) Actions of the four isomers of 1-aminocyclopentane-1,3-dicarboxylate (ACPD) in the hemisected spinal cord of the neonatal rat. Br.J.Pharmacol. 104 337P

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