Selective non-competitive kainate receptor antagonist; displays selectivity for GLUK5 subunit-containing receptors (IC50 values are 1.6 and > 30 μM for homomeric GLUK5 and GLUK6 receptors respectively). Has minimal activity at AMPA and NMDA receptors (IC50> 30 μM).
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 404.38. 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||2.47 mL||12.36 mL||24.73 mL|
|5 mM||0.49 mL||2.47 mL||4.95 mL|
|10 mM||0.25 mL||1.24 mL||2.47 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.25 mL||0.49 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Christensen et al (2004) In vitro characterization of 5-carboxyl-2,4-di-benzamido-benzoic acid (NS3763), a noncompetitive antagonist of GLUK5 receptors. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 309 1003 PMID: 14985418
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