Catalog Number: 0405
Chemical Name: Butyl β-carboline-3-carboxylate
Biological Activity
An endogenous proconvulsant and anxiogenic benzodiazepine receptor ligand.
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
  • Formula:
  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 5 mM in ethanol
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  • Storage:
    Store at RT
  • CAS No:
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis. All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
Background References
  1. A game with shifting mirrors.
    TiPS, 1989;10:473
  2. Isolation and identification in bovine cerebral cortex of n-butyl β-carboline-3-carboxylate, a potent benzodiazepine binding inhibitor.
    Pena et al.
    Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A., 1986;83:4952
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