(E)-4-Hydroxy-4-(4-nitrophenyl)-2-butenoic acid

Discontinued Product

(E)-4-Hydroxy-4-(4-nitrophenyl)-2-butenoic acid (Cat. No. 0539) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: GHB receptor ligand
Chemical Name: trans-4-hydroxy-4-(4-nitrophenyl)crotonic acid
Literature (1)

Biological Activity

The most potent of a series of analogues at binding to the γ-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) receptor and for inhibition of dopamine release (18-fold more potent than GHB).

Technical Data

M. Wt 223.19
Storage Store at RT

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

Hechler et al (1993) γ-hydroxybutyrate ligands possess antiDArgic and neuroleptic-like activities. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 264 1406 PMID: 8095552

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GABA Receptors Scientific Review

GABA Receptors Scientific Review

Written by Ian Martin, Norman Bowery and Susan Dunn, this review provides a history of the GABA receptor, as well as discussing the structure and function of the various subtypes and the clinical potential of receptor modulators; compounds available from Tocris are listed.