Catalog Number: 1469
Chemical Name: (E)-(±)-2-Amino-4-methyl-5-phosphono-3-pentenoic acid
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Potent, selective and competitive NMDA receptor antagonist (Ki = 35 nM). Anticonvulsive following oral administration in vivo.
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    Desiccate at +4°C
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Background References
  1. CGP 37849 and CGP 39551: novel and potent competitive N-methyl-D-asparate receptor antagonists with oral activity.
    Fagg et al.
    Br.J.Pharmacol., 1990;99:791
  2. Electrophysiological characterization of a novel potent and orally active NMDA receptor antagonist: CGP 37849 and its ethylester CGP 39551.
    Pozza et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 1990;182:91
  3. Anticonvulsant and behavioural effects of two novel competitive N-methyl-D-aspartic acid receptor antagonists, CGP 37849 and CGP 39551, in the kindling model of epilepsy. Comparison with MK-801 and carbamazepine.
    Loscher and Honack
    J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther., 1991;256:432

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for CGP 37849 include:

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  1. Prenatal stress enhances excitatory synaptic transmission and impairs long-term potentiation in the frontal cortex of adult offspring rats.
    Authors: Sowa Et al.
    PLoS One
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