THIP hydrochloride

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THIP hydrochloride | CAS No. 85118-33-8 | GABA-A Receptor Agonists
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Description: GABAA agonist
Alternative Names: Gaboxadol

Chemical Name: 4,5,6,7-Tetrahydroisoxazolo[5,4-c]pyridin-3-ol hydrochloride

Purity: ≥98%

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Citations (13)
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Biological Activity

THIP hydrochloride is a systemically active GABAA receptor agonist and GABAA-ρ receptor antagonist. Displays antinociceptive, anticonvulsant and sedative effects. Hypnotic agent that enhances delta activity within non-REM sleep in rats.

Technical Data

M.Wt:
176.6
Formula:
C6H8N2O2.HCl
Solubility:
Soluble to 100 mM in water and to 100 mM in DMSO
Purity:
≥98%
Storage:
Store at RT
CAS No:
85118-33-8

The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis.
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Background References

  1. GABAC receptors: relatively simple transmitter-gated ion channels?
    Johnston
    TiPS, 1996;17:319
  2. 4,5,6,7-Tetrahydroisothiazolo[5,4-c]pyridin-3-ol and related analogues of THIP. Synthesis and biological activity.
    Krogsgaard-Larson
    J.Med.Chem., 1983;26:895
  3. Gaboxadol. Lundbeck/Merck
    Huckle
    Curr.Opin.Investig.Drugs, 2004;5:766
  4. Chemistry and pharmacology of the GABA antagonists THIP (Gaboxadol) and isoguvacine.
    Krogsgaard-Larson
    Drugs Future., 1984;9:597

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Citations for THIP hydrochloride

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13 Citations: Showing 1 - 10

  1. Sleep-promoting effects of threonine link amino acid metabolism in Drosophila neuron to GABAergic control of sleep drive.
    Authors: Ki and Lim
    Elife  2019;8
  2. HIV gp120 upregulates tonic inhibition through α5-containing GABAARs.
    Authors: Green and Thayer Et al.
    Neuropharmacology  2019;149:161
  3. δ-subunit containing GABAA receptors modulate respiratory networks.
    Authors: Montandon
    Sci Rep  2017;7(1):18105
  4. Context-Dependent Modulation of GABAAR-Mediated Tonic Currents.
    Authors: Patel Et al.
    J Neurophysiol  2016;36:607
  5. Ectopic Expression of α6 and δ GABAA Receptor Subunits in Hilar Somatostatin Neurons Increases Tonic Inhibition and Alters Network Activity in the Dentate Gyrus.
    Authors: Tong Et al.
    J Neurosci  2015;35:16142
  6. Molecular and functional diversity of GABA-A receptors in the enteric nervous system of the mouse colon.
    Authors: Seifi Et al.
    Nature  2014;34:10361
  7. Weaker control of the electrical properties of cerebellar granule cells by tonically active GABAA receptors in the Ts65Dn mouse model of Down's syndrome.
    Authors: Szemes Et al.
    Mol Brain  2013;6:33
  8. Effect of ganaxolone and THIP on operant and limited-access ethanol self-administration.
    Authors: Ramaker Et al.
    Neuropharmacology  2012;63:555
  9. Modulation of spinal GABAergic analgesia by inhibition of chloride extrusion capacity in mice.
    Authors: Asiedu Et al.
    J Pain  2012;13:546
  10. Potentiating action of PropF. at GABAA receptors of retinal bipolar cells.
    Authors: Yue Et al.
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci  2011;52:2497

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