More potent than either GABA or muscimol as an agonist at low affinity GABAA receptors and is thus a useful ligand to investigate GABA receptors linked to benzodiazepine receptors. Also a GABAA-ρ receptor antagonist.
|Storage||Store at RT|
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only, unless stated otherwise.
|Solubility||Soluble to 10 mM in water|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Allan et al (1986) Isothiouronium compounds as γ-aminobutyric acid agonists. Br.J.Pharmacol. 88 379 PMID: 3015310
Holden-Dye and Walker (1988) ZAPA, (Z)-3-[(aminoiminomethyl)thio]-2-propenoic acid hydrochloride, a potent agonist at GABA-receptors on the Ascaris muscle cell. Br.J.Pharmacol. 95 3 PMID: 2851353
Johnston (1996) GABAC receptors: relatively simple transmitter-gated ion channels? TiPS 17 319 PMID: 8885697
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Asiedu et al (2012) Modulation of spinal GABAergic analgesia by inhibition of chloride extrusion capacity in mice. J Pain 13 546 PMID: 22537560
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GABA Receptors Scientific Review
Written by Ian Martin, Norman Bowery and Susan Dunn, this review provides a history of the GABA receptor, as well as discussing the structure and function of the various subtypes and the clinical potential of receptor modulators; compounds available from Tocris are listed.
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