ZK 93423 hydrochloride
Potent benzodiazepine receptor agonist (IC50 = 1 nM). Non-selective between α1-, α2-, α3- and α5-subunit containing GABAA receptors (Ki values are 4.1, 4.2, 6 and 4.5 nM for inhibition of [3H]Ro15-1788 binding to human recombinant α1β3γ2, α2β3γ2, α3β3γ2 and α5β3γ2 receptors respectively). Anxiolytic following systemic administration in vivo.
|Storage||Desiccate at RT|
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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 426.9. 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||2.34 mL||11.71 mL||23.42 mL|
|5 mM||0.47 mL||2.34 mL||4.68 mL|
|10 mM||0.23 mL||1.17 mL||2.34 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.23 mL||0.47 mL|
References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Stephens et al (1984) Discriminative stimulus properties of β-carbolines characterized as agonists and inverse agonists at central benzodiazepine receptors. Psychopharmacology 83 233 PMID: 6089245
File and Baldwin (1987) Effects of β-carbolines in animal models of anxiety. Brain Res.Bull. 19 293 PMID: 3315125
Cox et al (1998) Synthesis and evaluation of analogues of the partial agonist 6-(propyloxy)-4-(methoxymethyl)-β-carboline-3-carboxylic acid ethyl ester (6-PBC) and the full agonist 6-(benzyloxy)-4-(methoxymethyl)-β-carboline-3-carboxylic acid ethyl ester (ZK 934 J.Med.Chem. 41 2537 PMID: 9651158
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