Discontinued Product

L-AP3 (Cat. No. 0273) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: Group I mGlu antagonist
Chemical Name: L(+)-2-Amino-3-phosphonopropionic acid
Literature (6)

Biological Activity for L-AP3

Antagonist of mGlu receptor-mediated phosphoinositide responses; stimulatory effects also observed. Inhibitor of phosphoserine phosphatase (less potent than D-isomer (0272)).

Technical Data for L-AP3

M. Wt 169.07
Storage Store at RT
CAS Number 23052-80-4

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References for L-AP3

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

Irving et al (1990) 1S,3R-ACPD stimulates and L-AP3 blocks Ca2+ mobilization in rat cerebellar neurons. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 186 363 PMID: 2289537

Mistry et al (1996) Stimulatory effects of the putative metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonist L-AP3 on phosphoinositide turnover. Br.J.Pharmacol. 117 1309 PMID: 8882630

Schoepp et al (1990) Stereoselectivity and mode of inhibition of phosphoinositide-coupled excitatory amino acid receptors by 2-amino-3-phosphonopropionic acid. Mol.Pharmacol. 38 222 PMID: 2166902

Schoepp and Conn (1993) Metabotropic glutamate receptors in brain function and pathology. TiPS 14 13 PMID: 7680175

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Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors Scientific Review

Metabotropic Glutamate Receptors Scientific Review

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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