Discontinued Product

MCCG (Cat. No. 0712) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: Group II mGlu agonist/antagonist
Chemical Name: (2S,3S,4S)-2-Methyl-2-(carboxycyclopropyl)glycine
Literature (4)

Biological Activity for MCCG

Group II metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonist in electrophysiological studies and at cloned receptors. Group II mGlu agonist in adult rat cerebrocortical slices.

Technical Data for MCCG

M. Wt 173.17
Storage Store at RT
CAS Number 157381-42-5

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References for MCCG

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Jane et al (1994) Actions of two new sub-type selective metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonists in the neonatal rat spinal cord. Br.J.Pharmacol. 112 809 PMID: 7921606

Kemp et al (1996) Agonists of cyclic AMP-coupled metabotropic glutamate receptors in adult rat cortical slices. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 309 79 PMID: 8864697

Knöpfel et al (1995) Pharmacological characterization of MCCG and MAP4 at the mGluR1b, mGluR2 and mGluR4a human metabotropic glutamate receptor subtypes. Neuropharmacology 34 1099 PMID: 8532159

Sekiyama et al (1996) Structure-activity relationships of new agonists and antagonists of different metabotropic glutamate receptor subtypes. Br.J.Pharmacol. 117 1493 PMID: 8730745

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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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