NPEC-caged-dopamine

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Product Datasheet
Catalog Number:3992
Chemical Name:(N)-1-(2-Nitrophenyl)ethylcarboxy-3,4-dihydroxyphenethylamine
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Biological Activity
NPEC ((N)-1-(2-nitrophenyl)ethyl) caged version of dopamine (Cat. No 3548); releases dopamine leading to D1 receptor activation upon UV light illumination (360 nm). Induces PKA activation and c-Fos expression in cortical and striatal neurons, with striatal neurons demonstrating a significantly greater detection and sensitivity to sub-second dopamine signals as compared to cortical neurons.
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
    346.33
  • Formula:
    C17H18N2O6
  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO
  • Purity:
    >99
  • Storage:
    Store at -20°C
  • CAS No:
    1257326-23-0
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  1. Detection of phasic dopamine by D1 and D2 striatal medium spiny neurons.
    Authors: Yapo Et al.
    J.Physiol.  2017;595:7451
  2. Striatal neurones have a specific ability to respond to phasic dopamine release.
    Authors: Castro Et al.
    J.Physiol.  2013;591:3197

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