(RS)-MCPG

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Cat.No. 0336 - (RS)-MCPG | C10H11NO4 | CAS No. 146669-29-6
Description: Non-selective mGlu antagonist
Chemical Name: (RS)-α-Methyl-4-carboxyphenylglycine
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
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Citations (12)
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Literature (6)

Biological Activity

Non-selective group I/group II metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonist.

S-enantiomer and Sodium Salt also available.

Technical Data

M. Wt 209.2
Formula C10H11NO4
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 146669-29-6
PubChem ID 1222
InChI Key DNCAZYRLRMTVSF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Smiles NC(C(O)=O)(C)C1=CC=C(C(O)=O)C=C1

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
1.1eq. NaOH 100

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 4.78 mL 23.9 mL 47.8 mL
5 mM 0.96 mL 4.78 mL 9.56 mL
10 mM 0.48 mL 2.39 mL 4.78 mL
50 mM 0.1 mL 0.48 mL 0.96 mL

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References

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Collingridge and Watkins (1994) Phenylglycine derivatives as metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonists. TiPS 15 333 PMID: 7992387

Eaton et al (1993) Competitive antagonism at metabotropic glutamate receptors by (S)-4-carboxyphenylglycine (CPG) and (RS)-α-methyl-4-carboxyphenylglycine (MCPG). Eur.J.Pharmacol. 244 195 PMID: 8381746

Joly et al (1995) Molecular, functional and pharmacological characterization of the metabotropic glutamate receptor Type 5 splice variants: comparison with mGluR1. J.Neurosci. 15 3970 PMID: 7751958


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12 Citations for (RS)-MCPG

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (RS)-MCPG include:

Zhang and Lisman (2012) Activity-dependent regulation of synaptic strength by PSD-95 in CA1 neurons. Cereb Cortex 107 1058 PMID: 22114157

Tang et al (2015) Stimulation-evoked Ca2+ signals in astrocytic processes at hippocampal CA3-CA1 synapses of adult mice are modulated by glutamate and ATP. J Neurosci 35 3016 PMID: 25698739

Ohba et al (2005) BDNF locally potentiates GABAergic presynaptic machineries: target-selective circuit inhibition. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 15 291 PMID: 15238431

Zhuo et al (1999) On the respective roles of nitric oxide and carbon monoxide in long-term potentiation in the hippocampus. Learn Mem 5 467 PMID: 10489262


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