(±)-trans-ACPD

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Description: Group I and II mGlu agonist
Chemical Name: (±)-1-Aminocyclopentane-trans-1,3-dicarboxylic acid
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
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Citations (7)
Reviews (1)
Literature (5)

Biological Activity for (±)-trans-ACPD

(±)-trans-ACPD is an equimolecular mixture of (1S,3R)- and (1R,3S)-ACPD. Selective agonist for metabotropic glutamate receptors; active at both group I and group II mGlu receptors (EC50 values are 2, 15, 23 and ~800 μM at mGluR2, mGluR1, mGluR5 and mGluR4 respectively).

(1S,3R)-ACPD and cis-ACPD also available.

Technical Data for (±)-trans-ACPD

M. Wt 173.17
Formula C7H11NO4
Storage Store at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 67684-64-4
PubChem ID 23789032
InChI Key DXLSPTHQGVGVTN-NAAZMWONSA-N
Smiles [H][C@@]1(CC[C@@](N)(C1)C(O)=O)C(O)=O.[H][C@]1(CC[C@](N)(C1)C(O)=O)C(O)=O

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.

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Solubility Data for (±)-trans-ACPD

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
Solubility
water 5 with gentle warming
1eq. NaOH 8.66 50

Preparing Stock Solutions for (±)-trans-ACPD

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 173.17. 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.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.5 mM 11.55 mL 57.75 mL 115.49 mL
2.5 mM 2.31 mL 11.55 mL 23.1 mL
5 mM 1.15 mL 5.77 mL 11.55 mL
25 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.31 mL

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Product Datasheets for (±)-trans-ACPD

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References for (±)-trans-ACPD

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

Conti et al (2002) Synthesis and pharmacology of 3-hydroxy-Δ2-isoxazoline-cyclopentance analogues of glutamic acid Farmaco 57 889 PMID: 12484537

Knopfel et al (1995) Metabotropic glutamate receptors: novel targets for drug development. J.Med.Chem. 38 1417 PMID: 7738999

Nakanishi (1992) Molecular diversity of glutamate receptors and implications for brain functions. Science 258 597 PMID: 1329206

Pin and Duvoisin (1995) The metabotropic glutamate receptors: structure and functions. Neuropharmacology 34 1 PMID: 7623957


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7 Citations for (±)-trans-ACPD

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for (±)-trans-ACPD include:

Coulon et al (2011) Activity Modes in Thalamocortical Relay Neurons are Modulated by G(q)/G(11) Family G-proteins - Serotonergic and Glutamatergic Signaling. Front Cell Neurosci 4 132 PMID: 21267426

Rojas et al (2013) Activation of group I metabotropic glutamate receptors potentiates heteromeric kainate receptors. Mol Pharmacol 83 106 PMID: 23066089

Fujino and Oertel (2003) Bidirectional synaptic plasticity in the cerebellum-like mammalian dorsal cochlear nucleus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100 265 PMID: 12486245

Nishi et al (2003) Metabotropic mGlu5 receptors regulate adenosine A2A receptor signaling. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100 1322 PMID: 12538871


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An mGluR agonist.
By Anonymous on 02/21/2018
Assay Type: Ex Vivo
Species: Rat

trans-ACPD is mGluR agonist (Group I and II). We used at 100 microM in rat brain slices. It increases intracellular Ca2+ in astrocytes.


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