Highly selective and potent agonist of group II mGlu receptors (EC50 values are 5.1 and 24.3 nM at mGlu2 and mGlu3 receptors respectively and > 100000 nM at mGlu4, mGlu7, mGlu1a and mGlu5a receptors). Displays antianxiety and antiaddictive activity in vivo. Orally and systemically active.
|Storage||Store at +4°C|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 185.18. 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||5.4 mL||27 mL||54 mL|
|5 mM||1.08 mL||5.4 mL||10.8 mL|
|10 mM||0.54 mL||2.7 mL||5.4 mL|
|50 mM||0.11 mL||0.54 mL||1.08 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Schoepp et al (1997) LY354740 is a potent and highly selective group II metabotropic glutamate receptor agonist in cell expressing human glutamate receptors. Neuropharmacology 36 1 PMID: 9144636
Helton et al (1998) Anxiolytic and side-effect profile of LY354740: a potent, highly selective, orally active agonist for group II metabotropic glutamate receptors. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 284 651 PMID: 9454811
Klodzinska et al (1999) Potential anti-anxiety, anti-addictive effects of LY 354740, a selective group II glutamate metabotropic receptors agonist in animal models. Neuropharmacology 38 1831 PMID: 10608278
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4 Citations for LY 354740
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for LY 354740 include:
Yaeger and Trussell (2015) Single granule cells excite Golgi cells and evoke feedback inhibition in the cochlear nucleus. J Neurosci 35 4741 PMID: 25788690
Copeland et al (2015) Neuronal activity patterns in the mediodorsal thalamus and related cognitive circuits are modulated by metabotropic glutamate receptors. Sci Rep 92 16 PMID: 25576798
Dornier (2017) Glutaminolysis drives membrane trafficking to promote invasiveness of breast cancer cells. Nat Commun 8 2255 PMID: 29269878
Scholler (2017) HTS-compatible FRET-based conformational sensors clarify membrane receptor activation. Nat Chem Biol 13 372 PMID: 28135236
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