Catalog Number: 0178
Chemical Name: (RS)-3-Amino-2-(4-chlorophenyl)propylphosphonic acid
Biological Activity
Selective GABAB antagonist. Phosphono analog of GABAB agonist baclofen (Cat. No. 0417).
Technical Data
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    Soluble to 25 mM in 1eq. NaOH
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    Store at RT
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Background References
  1. Phaclofen: a GABAB blocker reduced long-duration inhibition in the neocortex.
    Karlsson et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 1988;148:485
  2. Comparison of antagonism by phaclofen of baclofen induced hyperpolarization and synaptically mediated late hyperpolarizing potentials recorded intracellularly from rat dorsolateral septal neurons.
    Hasuo and Gallagher
    Neurosci.Lett., 1988;86:77
  3. Phaclofen: a peripheral and central baclofen antagonist.
    Kerr et al.
    Brain Res., 1987;405:150

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

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  1. The human GABA(B1b) and GABA(B2) heterodimeric recombinant receptor shows low sensitivity to phaclofen and saclofen.
    Authors: Wood Et al.
    Br J Pharmacol 2000;131:1050

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