Catalog Number: 0962
Chemical Name: 8-[4-[4-(2-Pyrimidinyl)-1-pipirazinyl]butyl]-8-azaspiro[4,5]decane-7,9-dione hydrochloride
Biological Activity
Classic 5-HT1A partial agonist with relatively high affinity (Ki = 9.3 - 29.5 nM). A clinically effective anxiolytic.
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
  • Formula:
  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in water
  • Purity:
  • Storage:
    Desiccate at +4°C
  • CAS No:
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Background References

  1. Kishimoto T et al.
    Leucocyte Typing VI. Garland Publishing Inc. London.
  2. Comparative behavioural profiles of buspirone and its metabolite 1-(2-pyrimidinyl)-piperazine (1-PP) in the murine elevated plus-maze.
    Cao and Rodgers
    Neuropharmacology, 1997;36:1089
  3. Buspirone - a preliminary review on its pharmacological properties and therapeutic efficacy as an anxiolytic.
    Goa and Ward
    Drugs, 1986;32:114
  4. Buspirone modulates basal and fluoxetine-stimulated dialysate levels of dopamine, noradrenaline and serotonin in the frontal cortex of freely moving rats: activation of serotonin1A receptors and blockade of α2-adrenoceptors unde
    Gobert et al.
    Neuroscience, 1999;93:1251

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Buspirone hydrochloride include:

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  1. Adaptation of NS cells growth and differentiation to high-throughput screening-compatible plates.
    Authors: Garavaglia Et al.
    BMC Neurosci
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