Highly potent, non-peptidic blocker of the apamin-sensitive Ca2+-activated K+ channel (KCa2.1) (IC50 = 3 nM in rat sympathetic neurons). Blocks hKCa2.1 and rKCa2.2 channels expressed in HEK 293 cells with IC50 values of 762 and 364 pM respectively.
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|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||1.53 mL||7.64 mL||15.28 mL|
|5 mM||0.31 mL||1.53 mL||3.06 mL|
|10 mM||0.15 mL||0.76 mL||1.53 mL|
|50 mM||0.03 mL||0.15 mL||0.31 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Campos Rosa et al (2000) Synthesis, molecular modeling, and pharmacological testing of bis-quinolinium cyclophanes: potent, non-peptidic blockers of the apamin-sensitive Ca2+-activated K+ channel. J.Med.Chem. 43 420 PMID: 10669569
Malik-Hall et al (2000) Compounds that block intermediate-conductance (IKCa) and small-conductance (SKCa) calcium-activated potassium channels. Br.J.Pharmacol. 129 1431 PMID: 10742299
Strobaek et al (2000) Pharmacological characterization of small-conductance Ca2+-activated K+ channels stably expressed in HEK 293 cells. Br.J.Pharmacol. 129 991 PMID: 10696100
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Keywords: potent blockers SKCa Potassium Channels K+ ca2+-activated ca2+-dependent SK1 SK2 UCL1684 Ca2+-Activated Potassium Channels
11 Citations for UCL 1684
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for UCL 1684 include:
Abdulkareem et al (2016) Knockdown of the small conductance Ca(2+) -activated K(+) channels is potently cytotoxic in breast cancer cell lines. Heart Rhythm 173 177 PMID: 26454020
Chien and Su (2015) 5-hydroxytryptamine has an endothelium-derived hyperpolarizing factor-like effect on coronary flow in isolated rat hearts. J Biol Chem 22 42 PMID: 26076928
Kurahashi et al (2014) Platelet-derived growth factor receptor-α-positive cells and not smooth muscle cells mediate purinergic hyperpolarization in murine colonic muscles. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 307 C561 PMID: 25055825
Benton et al (2013) Iberiotoxin-sensitive and -insensitive BK currents in Purkinje neuron somata. J Neurophysiol 109 2528 PMID: 23446695
Alpert and Alford (2013) Synaptic NMDA receptor-dependent Ca2+ entry drives membrane potential and Ca2+ oscillations in spinal ventral horn neurons. PLoS One 8 e63154 PMID: 23646190
Hsueh et al (2013) Proarrhythmic effect of blocking the small conductance calcium activated potassium channel in isolated canine left atrium. J Biomed Sci 10 891 PMID: 23376397
Geier et al (2011) Dynamic interplay of excitatory and inhibitory coupling modes of neuronal L-type calcium channels. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 300 C937 PMID: 21228322
Hilgers et al (2010) Twenty-four-hour exposure to altered blood flow modifies endothelial Ca2+-activated K+ channels in rat mesenteric arteries. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 333 210 PMID: 20040579
Lamy et al (2010) Allosteric block of KCa2 channels by apamin. PLoS One 285 27067 PMID: 20562108
Giachini et al (2009) Upregulation of intermediate calcium-activated potassium channels counterbalance the impaired endothelium-dependent vasodilation in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats. Transl Res 154 183 PMID: 19766962
Szollosi et al (2007) Glucose stimulates Ca2+ influx and insulin secretion in 2-week-old β-cells lacking ATP-sensitive K+ channels. Br J Pharmacol 282 1747 PMID: 17138557
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