Imidazole-4-acetic acid hydrochloride

Discontinued Product

Unfortunately Imidazole-4-acetic acid hydrochloride (Cat. No. 0815) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 0815 - Imidazole-4-acetic acid hydrochloride | CAS No. 3251-69-2
Description: Partial GABAC agonist
Alternative Names: I4AA

Biological Activity

Partial GABAc agonist.

Technical Data

M. Wt 162.58
Storage Store at RT
CAS Number 3251-69-2

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The following data is based on the product molecular weight 162.58. 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 6.15 mL 30.75 mL 61.51 mL
5 mM 1.23 mL 6.15 mL 12.3 mL
10 mM 0.62 mL 3.08 mL 6.15 mL
50 mM 0.12 mL 0.62 mL 1.23 mL

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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.

Johnston (1996) GABAc receptors: relatively simple transmitter-gated ion channels? TiPS 17 319 PMID: 8885697

Kusama et al (1993) Pharmacology of GABA r1 and GABA α/β receptors expressed in Xenopus oocytes and COS cells. Br.J.Pharmacol. 109 200 PMID: 8388298

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