Potent CaV3.1 and CaV3.3 activator. Enhances CaV3.1 and CaV3.3, but not CaV3.2 activity at concentrations of 0.01 - 10 M in neuro2A cells in vitro. Elevates ACh levels in hippocampus. Rescues impaired memory-related behaviors, promotes adult neurogenesis and displays antidepressant-like effects in OBX mice. Orally bioavailable.
|Storage||Store at +4°C|
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|Solvent||Max Conc. mg/mL||Max Conc. mM|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 369.41. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree 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||2.71 mL||13.54 mL||27.07 mL|
|5 mM||0.54 mL||2.71 mL||5.41 mL|
|10 mM||0.27 mL||1.35 mL||2.71 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.27 mL||0.54 mL|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Yabuki et al (2017) Pharmacological properties of SAK3, a novel T-type voltage-gated Ca2+ channel enhancer. Neuropharmacology 117 1 PMID: 28093211
Xu et al (2018) T-type calcium channel enhancer SAK3 produces anti-depressant-like effects by promoting adult hippocampal neurogenesis in olfactory bulbectomized mice. J.Pharmacol.Sci. 137 333 PMID: 30196018
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