Chemical Name: (RS)-2-Amino-3-(3-hydroxy-5-tert-butylisoxazol-4-yl)propanoic acid
Biological Activity A selective and potent GluR5 kainate receptor agonist (Ki = 4.3 nM), inactive at GluR6 (Ki > 1 mM) and only weakly active at AMPA receptors (GluR1-4) and the kainate receptors KA-2 and GluR7 (Ki values of 6 - 14 μM). Also available as part of the Kainate Receptor Tocriset™.
Soluble to 10 mM in water and to 100 mM in 1eq. NaOH
Desiccate at +4°C
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