Discontinued Product

HomoAMPA (Cat. No. 1026) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: Potent, highly selective mGlu6 agonist
Chemical Name: 2-Amino-4-(3-hydroxy-5-methylisoxazole-4-yl)butyric acid
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Biological Activity for HomoAMPA

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.

Technical Data for HomoAMPA

M. Wt 200.19
Formula C8H12N2O4
Storage Store at RT
Smiles Cc1c(CCC(C(=O)O)N)c(no1)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 HomoAMPA

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

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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Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors Scientific Review

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Written by Francine Acher, this review discusses the pharmacology and therapeutic potential of mGlu receptors, and the compounds acting upon them; compounds available from Tocris are listed.

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