Non-specific endogenous agonist at the inhibitory glycine receptor. More selective than taurine
(Cat. No. 0209). Also distinguishes between GABA transporters (IC50
values are 19, 58, 110, 1320 and 5690 μ
M for rGAT-2, hGAT-3, rGAT-3, hBGT-3 and hGAT-1 respectively).
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Tiagabine, SK&F 89976-A, CI 966, and NNC-711 are selective for the cloned GABA transporter GAT-1.
Borden et al.
Pharmacology of the inhibitory glycine receptor: agonist and antagonist actions of amino acids and piperidine carboxylic acid compounds.
Schmieden and Betz
A novel antagonist, phenylbenzene ω-phosphono-α-amino acid, for strychnine-sensitive glycine receptors in the rat spinal cord.
Saitoh et al.