Catalog Number: 4709
Alternate Names: RuBi-GABA-PMe3
Chemical Name: (bis(2,2'-Bipyridine-N,N')trimethylphosphine)-4-aminobutyric acid ruthenium complex sodium hexafluorophosphate salt
Biological Activity
Modified version of RuBi-GABA (Cat. No. 3400). Suppresses cortical local field potential (LFP) activity in anesthetized mice after activation with a blue laser pulse; inhibits neural activity.
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
    904.56
  • Formula:
    C27H33N5O2PRu.PF6.NaPF6
  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 40 mM in water
  • Storage:
    Store at -20°C
The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis. All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
Additional Information
Licensing Caveats:
Sold under licence from Columbia University
Background References
  1. In vivo photorelease of GABA in the mouse cortex.
    Lopes-dos-Santos et al.
    Braz.J.Med.Biol.Res., 2011;44:688
  2. RuBiGABA-2: a hydrophilic caged GABA with long wavelength sensitivity.
    Filevich et al.
    Photochem.Photobiol.Sci., 2013;12:1565

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