Active isomer of (RS)-MCPG (Cat. No. 0336). Non-selective group I/group II metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonist. Also available as part of the Group I mGlu Receptor Tocriset™, Group II mGlu Receptor Tocriset™ and Mixed mGlu Receptor Tocriset™.
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Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 209.2. 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||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 are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Bordi et al (1996) Effects of the metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonist MCPG on spatial and context-specific learning. Neuropharmacology 35 1557 PMID: 9025103
Collingridge and Watkins (1994) Phenylglycine derivatives as metabotropic glutamate receptor antagonists. TiPS 15 333 PMID: 7992387
Jane et al (1993) Stereospecific antagonism by (+)-α-methyl-4-carboxyphenylglycine (MCPG) of 1S,3R-ACPD induced effects in neonatal rat motoneurones and rat thalamic neurones. Neuropharmacology 32 725 PMID: 7689710
Sekiyama et al (1996) Structure-activity relationships of new agonists and antagonists of different metabotropic glutamate receptor subtypes. Br. J. Pharmacol. 117 1493 PMID: 8730745
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Keywords: mGlur Group I Receptors mGlu1 mGlu5 mGluR1 mGluR5 Glutamate Metabotropic II mGlu2 mGlu3 mGluR2 mGluR3 antagonists Glutamate (Metabotropic) Group I Receptors
18 Citations for (S)-MCPG
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (S)-MCPG include:
Gu et al (2015) miR-26a and miR-384-5p are required for LTP maintenance and spine enlargement. Nat Commun 6 6789 PMID: 25858512
Szokol et al (2015) Augmentation of Ca(2+) signaling in astrocytic endfeet in the latent phase of temporal lobe epilepsy. Elife 9 49 PMID: 25762896
Rosa et al (2015) Neuron-glia signaling in developing retina mediated by neurotransmitter spillover. J Neurosci 4 PMID: 26274565
Stephen et al (2015) Miro1 Regulates Activity-Driven Positioning of Mitochondria within Astrocytic Processes Apposed to Synapses to Regulate Intracellular Calcium Signaling. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 35 15996 PMID: 26631479
Nieus et al (2014) Regulation of output spike patterns by phasic inhibition in cerebellar granule cells. Front Cell Neurosci 8 246 PMID: 25202237
Navarrete et al (2012) Astrocytes mediate in vivo cholinergic-induced synaptic plasticity. PLoS Biol 10 e1001259 PMID: 22347811
Akerboom et al (2012) Optimization of a GCaMP calcium indicator for neural activity imaging. J Neurosci 32 13819 PMID: 23035093
Platt et al (2012) Striatal dopamine transmission is subtly modified in human A53Tα-synuclein overexpressing mice. PLoS One 7 e36397 PMID: 22570709
Ali (2011) CB1 modulation of temporally distinct synaptic facilitation among local circuit interneurons mediated by N-type calcium channels in CA1. J Neurophysiol 105 1051 PMID: 21123660
Shinoda et al (2010) Persistent synapse loss induced by repetitive LTD in developing rat hippocampal neurons. PLoS One 5 e10390 PMID: 20436928
Fukunaga et al (2007) Potent and specific action of the mGlu1 antagonists YM-298198 and JNJ16259685 on synaptic transmission in rat cerebellar slices. Br J Pharmacol 151 870 PMID: 17502847
Bender et al (2006) Two coincidence detectors for spike timing-dependent plasticity in somatosensory cortex. J Neurosci 26 4166 PMID: 16624937
Melyan et al (2004) Metabotropic regulation of intrinsic excitability by synaptic activation of kainate receptors. J Neurosci 24 4530 PMID: 15140923
Paladini et al (2003) Dopamine controls the firing pattern of dopamine neurons via a network feedback mechanism. Nat Neurosci 100 2866 PMID: 12604788
Matthies et al (2000) Enhancement of glutamate release by L-fucose changes effects of glutamate receptor antagonists on long-term potentiation in the rat hippocampus. Learn Mem 7 227 PMID: 10940323
Vogt and Nicoll (1999) Glutamate and gamma-aminobutyric acid mediate a heterosynaptic depression at mossy fiber synapses in the hippocampus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96 1118 PMID: 9927703
Dunaevsky et al (1999) Developmental regulation of spine motility in the mammalian central nervous system. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96 13438 PMID: 10557339
Colwell et al (1996) Regulation of N-methyl-D-aspartate-induced toxicity in the neostriatum: a role for metabotropic glutamate receptors? Front Cell Neurosci 93 1200 PMID: 8577740
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