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I2765 Sigma

Ibotenic acid

~95%, solid

Synonym: α-Amino-3-hydroxy-5-isoxazoleacetic acid

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Properties

Related Categories Cell Biology, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience, Excitatory Amino Acids, Ion Channels, Ionotropic Glutamate Receptor Modulators,
InChI Key   IRJCBFDCFXCWGO-UHFFFAOYSA-N
assay   ~95%
form   solid
color   white
solubility   H2O: soluble1 mg/mL, clear, colorless (with sonication)
  0.1 M NaOH: soluble10.7 mg/mL
  0.1 M HCl: soluble4.7 mg/mL
Gene Information   rat ... Grm1(24414), Grm2(24415)

Description

Caution

Hygroscopic

Packaging

1, 5, 10, 25 mg in glass bottle

Application

Ibotenic acid has been used to perform surgery in adult male zebra finches (Taeniopygia guttata) to study reversing reinforcement-induced vocal changes.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Non-selective agonist with preference for NMDA glutamate receptors; neurotoxin; neuroexcitatory amino acid originally isolated from Amanita species.

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS06  GHS06
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
UN 3462 6.1 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
RTECS 
NY2100000
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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