Cell-permeable, myristoylated form of pep2m (Cat. No. 1595). Peptide inhibitor of the interaction between the C-terminus of the GluR2 (AMPA receptor) subunit and N-ethylmaleimide-sensitive fusion protein (NSF), a protein that regulates AMPA receptor function. Reduces postsynaptic currents in CA1 neurons, AMPA-mediated currents in cultured hippocampal neurons and AMPA receptor surface expression.
(Modifications: Lys-1 = N-terminal Myr)
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 1383.8. 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||0.72 mL||3.61 mL||7.23 mL|
|5 mM||0.14 mL||0.72 mL||1.45 mL|
|10 mM||0.07 mL||0.36 mL||0.72 mL|
|50 mM||0.01 mL||0.07 mL||0.14 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Nishimune et al (1998) NSF binding to GluR2 regulates synaptic transmission. Neuron 21 87 PMID: 9697854
Noel et al (1999) Surface expression of AMPA receptors in hippocampal neurons is regulated by an NSF-dependent mechanism. Neuron 23 365 PMID: 10399941
Luthi et al (1999) Hippocampal LTD expression involves a pool of AMPARs regulated by the NSF-GluR2 interaction. Neuron 24 389 PMID: 10571232
Luscher et al (1999) Role of AMPA receptor cycling in synaptic transmission and plasticity. Neuron 24 649 PMID: 10595516
Yao et al (2008) PKMz maintains late long-term potentiation by N-ethylmaleimide-sensitive factor/GluR2-dependent trafficking of postsynaptic AMPA receptors. J.Neurosci. 28 7820 PMID: 18667614
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