Discontinued ProductUnfortunately HomoAMPA (Cat. No. 1026) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
The higher homolog of AMPA, this compound is completely inactive at ionotropic glutamate receptors but instead is a relatively potent and highly mGlu6 subtype-selective metabotropic glutamate receptor agonist.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 200.19. 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 mL||24.98 mL||49.95 mL|
|5 mM||1 mL||5 mL||9.99 mL|
|10 mM||0.5 mL||2.5 mL||5 mL|
|50 mM||0.1 mL||0.5 mL||1 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Brauner-Osbourne et al (1996) A new highly selective metabotropic excitatory amino acid agonist: 2-amino-4-(3-hydroxy-5-methylisoxazole-4-yl)butyric acid. J.Med.Chem. 39 3188 PMID: 8759641
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Keywords: Potent selective mGlu6 agonists mGlur Group III Receptors mGluR6 Glutamate Metabotropic Glutamate (Metabotropic) Group III Receptors
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