Standard α2-adrenergic antagonist (Ki values are 3.5, 4.6, and 0.6 nM at cloned human α2A, α2B, and α2C-adrenoceptors respectively). Partial agonist at 5-HT1A receptors. Also available as part of the α2-Adrenoceptor Tocriset™. Diastereomer Yohimbine hydrochloride (Cat. No. 1127) also available.
|Storage||Store at RT|
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|
|DMSO||9.77||25mM with gentle warming|
|water||5mM with gentle warming|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 390.91. 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||2.56 mL||12.79 mL||25.58 mL|
|5 mM||0.51 mL||2.56 mL||5.12 mL|
|10 mM||0.26 mL||1.28 mL||2.56 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.26 mL||0.51 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Arthur et al (1993) Partial agonist properties of rauwolscine and yohimbine for the inhibition of adenylyl cyclase by recombinant human 5-HT1A receptors. Biochem.Pharmacol. 45 2337 PMID: 8517875
Hieble et al (1995) β- and γ-Adrenoceptors: from the gene to the clinic. 1. Molecular biology and adrenoceptor subclassification. J.Med.Chem. 38 3415 PMID: 7658428
Uhlen et al (1998) [3H]RS79948-197 binding to human, rat, guinea pig and pig α2A-, α2B-, and α2C-adrenoceptors. Comparison with MK912, RX821002, rauwolscine and yohimbine. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 343 93 PMID: 9551719
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Moura et al (2006) Alpha2-adrenoceptor subtypes involved in the regulation of catecholamine release from the adrenal medulla of mice. Br J Pharmacol 149 1049 PMID: 17075569
Cardin and Schmidt (2004) Noradrenergic inputs mediate state dependence of auditory responses in the avian song system. J Neurosci 24 7745 PMID: 15342742
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