Broad spectrum excitatory amino acid receptor antagonist. Also agonist at the quisqualate-sensitized AP6 site in hippocampus where it is less potent than L-AP4. DL Mixture (Cat. No. 0101) and L-isomer (Cat. No. 0103) also available.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 100 mM in 1eq. NaOH|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 183.1. 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||5.46 mL||27.31 mL||54.61 mL|
|5 mM||1.09 mL||5.46 mL||10.92 mL|
|10 mM||0.55 mL||2.73 mL||5.46 mL|
|50 mM||0.11 mL||0.55 mL||1.09 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Davies and Watkins (1982) Actions of D and L forms of 2-amino-5-phosphonovalerate and 2-amino-4-phosphonobutyrate in the cat spinal cord. Brain Res. 235 378 PMID: 6145492
Evans et al (1982) The effect of a series of ω-phosphonic-α-carboxylic amino acids on electrically evoked and amino acid induced responses in isolated spinal cord preparations. Br.J.Pharmacol. 75 65 PMID: 7042024
Schulte et al (1994) Utilization of the resolved L-isomer of 2-amino-6-phosphonhexanoic acid (L-AP6) as a selective agonist for a quisqualate-sensitized site in hippocampal CA1 pyramidal neurons. Brain Res. 649 203 PMID: 7953634
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Keywords: Broad spectrum EAA antagonists Glutamate Ionotropic Non-Selective iGluR Receptors mGlur Metabotropic Non-selective Ionotropic Glutamate
3 Citations for D-AP4
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for D-AP4 include:
France (2017) Multiple roles of GluN2B-containing NMDA receptors in synaptic plasticity in juvenile hippocampus. Neuropharmacology 112 76 PMID: 27523302
Sexton and Gelder (2015) G-Protein Coupled Receptor Kinase 2 Minimally Regulates Melanopsin Activity in Intrinsically Photosensitive Retinal Ganglion Cells. PLoS One 10 e0128690 PMID: 26069965
Sexton et al (2015) Type I intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells of early post-natal development correspond to the M4 subtype. Neural Dev 10 17 PMID: 26091805
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