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Catalog Number:0417
Chemical Name:(RS)-4-Amino-3-(4-chlorophenyl)butanoic acid
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Citations (17)
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Selective GABAB receptor agonist. Skeletal muscle relaxant.

R-enantiomer also available.

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    Soluble to 100 mM in 1eq. NaOH
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    Store at RT
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  1. Cortical cells reveal APP as a new player in the regulation of GABAergic neurotransmission.
    Authors: Doshina Et al.
    Sci Rep  2017;7:370
  2. Acetylcholine release in mouse hippocampal CA1 preferentially activates inhibitory-selective interneurons via α4β2* nicotinic receptor activation.
    Authors: Bell Et al.
    J Neurophysiol  2015;9:115
  3. Purinergic receptor activation facilitates astrocytic GABAB receptor calcium signalling.
    Authors: Terunuma Et al.
    Front Cell Neurosci  2015;88:74
  4. Developmental changes in synaptic distribution in arcuate nucleus neurons.
    Authors: Baquero Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2015;35:8558
  5. Context-induced reinstatement of methamphetamine seeking is associated with unique molecular alterations in Fos-expressing dorsolateral striatum neurons.
    Authors: Rubio Et al.
    J Neurosci  2015;35:5625
  6. Baclofen-induced reductions in optional food intake depend upon food composition.
    Authors: Wojnicki Et al.
    Appetite  2013;64:62
  7. Social play behavior in adolescent rats is mediated by functional activity in medial prefrontal cortex and striatum.
    Authors: Kerkhof Et al.
    Neuropsychopharmacology  2013;38:1899
  8. Endoplasmic reticulum-associated degradation controls cell surface expression of γ-aminobutyric acid, type B receptors.
    Authors: Zemoura Et al.
    J Biol Chem  2013;288:34897
  9. GABAB receptor subunit GB1 at the cell surface independently activates ERK1/2 through IGF-1R transactivation.
    Authors: Baloucoune Et al.
    PLoS One  2012;7:e39698
  10. Defective GABAergic neurotransmission and pharmacological rescue of neuronal hyperexcitability in the amygdala in a mouse model of fragile X syndrome.
    Authors: Olmos-Serrano Et al.
    Neuropharmacology  2010;30:9929
  11. GABAB receptor activation protects neurons from apoptosis via IGF-1 receptor transactivation.
    Authors: Tu Et al.
    J Neurosci  2010;30:749
  12. Presynaptic GABA(B) receptors regulate experience-dependent development of inhibitory short-term plasticity.
    Authors: Takesian Et al.
    J Neurosci  2010;30:2716
  13. Influx of calcium through L-type calcium channels in early postnatal regulation of chloride transporters in the rat hippocampus.
    Authors: Bray and Mynlieff
    Dev Neurobiol  2009;69:885
  14. Co-transmission of dopamine and GABA in periglomerular cells.
    Authors: Maher and Westbrook
    J Neurosci  2008;99:1559
  15. Coupling of neural activity to blood flow in olfactory glomeruli is mediated by astrocytic pathways.
    Authors: Petzold Et al.
    J Neurosci  2008;58:897
  16. GABA receptor activation in the lumbosacral spinal cord decreases detrusor overactivity in spinal cord injured rats.
    Authors: Miyazato Et al.
    J Urol  2008;179:1178
  17. Environment matters: synaptic properties of neurons born in the epileptic adult brain develop to reduce excitability.
    Authors: Jakubs Et al.
    Neuron  2006;52:1047
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Other Experimental Details Effect was pretty small on striatal dopamine release. This may be due to low expression on terminals.

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