Ibotenic acid

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Ibotenic acid | CAS No. 2552-55-8 | NMDA Receptor Agonists
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Description: NMDA agonist; also non selective mGlu agonist

Chemical Name: α-Amino-(3-hydroxy-5-isoxazolyl)acetic acid

Purity: ≥98%

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Citations (4)
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Biological Activity

Ibotenic acid is a NMDA and metabotropic glutamate receptor agonist.

Technical Data

Soluble to 10 mM in water and to 100 mM in 1.1eq. NaOH
Store at -20°C

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Background References

  1. Central actions of ibotenic acid and muscimol.
    Johnston et al.
    Biochem.Pharmacol., 1968;17:2488
  2. Molecular diversity of glutamate receptors and implications for brain functions.
    Science, 1992;258:597
  3. The metabotropic glutamate receptors: structure and functions.
    Pin and Duvoisin
    Neuropharmacology, 1995;34:1
  4. Excitatory amino acid transmitters.
    Watkins and Evans
    Annu.Rev.Pharmacol.Toxicol., 1981;21:165

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