Catalog Number: 1394
Chemical Name: (RS)-3,4-Dicarboxyphenylglycine
Biological Activity
Systemically active anticonvulsant that is 30-100-fold more potent in vivo than the separate enantiomers (S)-3,4-DCPG or (R)-3,4,-DCPG.

S-enantiomer and R-enantiomer also available.

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    Soluble to 50 mM in water
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    Desiccate at RT
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Background References
  1. Anticonvulsant activity of 3,4-dicarboxyphenylglycines in DBA/2 mice.
    Moldrich et al.
    Neuropharmacology, 2001;40:732
  2. Dicarboxyphenylglycines antagonize AMPA- but not kainate-induced depolarizations in neonatal rat motoneurones.
    Thomas et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 1997;338:111
  3. Pharmacological differentiation of kainate receptors on neonatal rat spinal motoneurones and dorsal roots.
    Thomas et al.
    Neuropharmacology, 1998;37:1223
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