nor-Binaltorphimine dihydrochloride

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nor-Binaltorphimine dihydrochloride | CAS No. 113158-34-2 | Kappa Opioid Receptor Antagonists
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Description: Selective κ antagonist
Alternative Names: nor-BNI, Norbinaltorphimine

Chemical Name: 17,17'-(Dicyclopropylmethyl)-6,6',7,7'-6,6'-imino- 7,7'-binorphinan-3,4',14,14'-tetrol dihydrochloride

Purity: ≥98%

Product Details
Citations (30)
Reviews (3)

Biological Activity

nor-Binaltorphimine dihydrochloride is a selective κ-opioid receptor antagonist.

Technical Data

Soluble to 25 mM in water with gentle warming and to 25 mM in DMSO
Store at -20°C

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Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only, unless stated otherwise.

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Citations for nor-Binaltorphimine dihydrochloride

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for nor-Binaltorphimine dihydrochloride include:

30 Citations: Showing 1 - 10

  1. The kappa opioid receptor modulates GABA neuron excitability and synaptic transmission in midbrain-projections from the insular cortex.
    Authors: Pina Et al.
    Neuropharmacology  2020;165:107831
  2. Discovery of small molecules that normalize the transcriptome and enhance cysteine cathepsin activity in progranulin-deficient microglia.
    Authors: Telpoukhovskaia Et al.
    Sci Rep  2020;10
  3. The Bivalent Rewarding and Aversive properties of δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol are Mediated Through Dissociable Opioid Receptor Substrates and Neuronal Modulation Mechanisms in Distinct Striatal Sub-Regions.
    Authors: Norris Et al.
    Sci Rep  2019;9:9760
  4. Selective blockade of spinal D2DR by levo-corydalmine attenuates MOR tolerance via suppressing PI3K/Akt-MAPK signaling in a MOR-dependent manner.
    Authors: Dai Et al.
    Exp Mol Med  2018;50:148
  5. Constitutive activation of kappa opioid receptors at ventral tegmental area inhibitory synapsesfollowing acute stress.
    Authors: Polter
    Elife  2017;6:e23785
  6. Endogenous central amygdala mu-opioid receptor signaling promotes sodium appetite in mice.
    Authors: Smith Et al.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A  2016;113:13893
  7. Effect of adenoviral delivery of prodynorphin gene on experimental inflammatory pain induced by formalin in rats.
    Authors: Chen Et al.
    PLoS One  2015;7:4877
  8. Distinct functions of opioid-related peptides and gastrin-releasing peptide in regulating itch and pain in the spinal cord of primates.
    Authors: Lee and Ko
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2015;5:11676
  9. Low-frequency electroacupuncture suppresses focal epilepsy and improves epilepsy-induced sleep disruptions.
    Authors: Yi Et al.
    Appl Environ Microbiol  2015;22:49
  10. Effects and interactions of tachykinins and dynorphin on FSH and LH secretion in developing and adult rats.
    Authors: Ruiz-Pino Et al.
    Endocrinology  2015;156:576
  11. Berberine Improves Intestinal Motility and Visceral Pain in the Mouse Models Mimicking Diarrhea-Predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS-D) Symptoms in an Opioid-Receptor Dependent Manner.
    Authors: Chen Et al.
    Sci Rep  2015;10:e0145556
  12. Methamphetamine induces autophagy as a pro-survival response against apoptotic endothelial cell death through the Kappa opioid receptor.
    Authors: Ma Et al.
    Cell Death Dis  2014;5:e1099
  13. Upregulated dynorphin opioid peptides mediate alcohol-induced learning and memory impairment.
    Authors: Kuzmin Et al.
    Transl Psychiatry  2013;3:e310
  14. Prefrontal cortical kappa-opioid receptor modulation of local neurotransmission and conditioned place aversion.
    Authors: Tejeda Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2013;38:1770
  15. Hypothalamic κ-opioid receptor modulates the orexigenic effect of ghrelin.
    Authors: Romero-Picó Et al.
    Br J Cancer  2013;38:1296
  16. Functional selectivity of 6'-guanidinonaltrindole (6'-GNTI) at κ-opioid receptors in striatal neurons.
    Authors: Schmid Et al.
    J Biol Chem  2013;288:22387
  17. Label-free integrative pharmacology on-target of opioid ligands at the opioid receptor family.
    Authors: Morse Et al.
    BMC Pharmacol Toxicol  2013;14:17
  18. Salvinorin A reduces mechanical allodynia and spinal neuronal hyperexcitability induced by peripheral formalin injection.
    Authors: Guida Et al.
    Mol Pain  2012;8:60
  19. Effects of a post-shock injection of the kappa opioid receptor antagonist norbinaltorphimine (norBNI) on fear and anxiety in rats.
    Authors: Rogala Et al.
    PLoS One  2012;7:e49669
  20. GPR54-dependent stimulation of luteinizing hormone secretion by neurokinin B in prepubertal rats.
    Authors: Grachev Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2012;7:e44344
  21. Effect of κ-opioid receptor agonist on the growth of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) cells.
    Authors: Kuzumaki Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2012;106:1148
  22. Ligand-directed functional selectivity at the mu opioid receptor revealed by label-free integrative pharmacology on-target.
    Authors: Morse Et al.
    PLoS One  2011;6:e25643
  23. κ opioid receptor localization and coupling to nitric oxide production in cells of the anterior chamber.
    Authors: Russell-Randall and Dortch-Carnes
    J Biomed Sci  2011;52:5233
  24. Identification of a κ-opioid agonist as a potent and selective lead for drug development against human African trypanosomiasis.
    Authors: Jones Et al.
    Biochem Pharmacol  2010;80:1478
  25. Antidepressant-like effects of κ-opioid receptor antagonists in Wistar Kyoto rats.
    Authors: Carr Et al.
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci  2010;35:752
  26. Evidence for a role of opioids in epoxyeicosatrienoic acid-induced cardioprotection in rat hearts.
    Authors: Gross Et al.
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol  2010;298:H2201
  27. Endogenous opiates in the nucleus tractus solitarius mediate electroacupuncture-induced sleep activities in rats.
    Authors: Cheng Et al.
    PLoS One  2009;2011:159209
  28. Potential anxiolytic- and antidepressant-like effects of salvinorin A, the main active ingredient of Salvia divinorum, in rodents.
    Authors: Braida Et al.
    Br J Pharmacol  2009;157:844
  29. The dysphoric component of stress is encoded by activation of the dynorphin kappa-opioid system.
    Authors: Land Et al.
    J Neurosci  2008;28:407
  30. Effects of opiate drugs on Fas-associated protein with death domain (FADD) and effector caspases in the rat brain: regulation by the ERK1/2 MAP kinase pathway.
    Authors: García-Fuster Et al.
    Int J Clin Exp Med  2007;32:399


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JNK-dependent rescue of LTPGABA by acute norBNI
By Anonymous on 03/18/2020
Application: Species: Rat


PMID: 28402252

Reliable compound
By Anonymous on 11/25/2019
Application: Species: Human

Successfully stopped selective agonist-induced ERK phosphorylation in CHO cells. It’s a very reliable compound.

Good product
By Anonymous on 05/14/2019
Application: Species: Mouse

Effectively blocked agonist-induced reductions in neuronal firing in slice. Works as advertised & would recommend.

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