RuBi-4AP

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RuBi-4AP (Cat. No. 3557) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 3557 - RuBi-4AP | C30H28Cl2N8Ru | CAS No. 851956-02-0
Description: Caged 4-aminopyridine; a non-selective KV channel blocker
Alternative Names: Rubi-4-aminopyridine
Chemical Name: bis(2,2'-Bipyridine-N,N')bis(4-aminopyridine-N1) ruthenium(2+) dichloride complex
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Biological Activity

Water soluble ruthenium-bipyridine-triphenylphosphine caged 4-aminopyridine (4-AP). Excited by visible wavelengths and has two-photon uncaging capabilities under physiological conditions. Releases 4-AP (Cat. No. 0940), a voltage-dependent K+ channel blocker.

Licensing Information

Sold under licence from Columbia University

Technical Data

M. Wt 672.58
Formula C30H28Cl2N8Ru
Storage Store at -20°C
CAS Number 851956-02-0
PubChem ID 11422486
InChI Key MVEGPXUCOGNVKR-UHFFFAOYSA-L
Smiles [Cl-].[Cl-].[Ru++].NC1=CC=NC=C1.NC1=CC=NC=C1.C1=CN=C(C=C1)C1=CC=CC=N1.C1=CC=C(N=C1)C1=CC=CC=N1

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References

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Zayat et al (2003) A new strategy for neurochemical photodelivery: Metal-ligand heterolytic cleavage. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 125 882 PMID: 12537482

Nikolenko et al (2005) Two-photon uncaging of neurochemicals using inorganic metal complexes. Chem.Commun. 13 1752

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