Cat. No. 2934

[Lys8]-Vasopressin Cys-Tyr-Phe-Gln-Asn-Cys-Pro-Lys-Gly-NH2 (Disulfide bridge: 1 - 6)

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Alternative Name: LVP

Biological Activity

Antidiuretic hormone found in pigs and some marsupial families. Induces contraction of the rabbit urinary bladder smooth muscle.

Technical Data


(Modifications: Disulfide bridge between 1 - 6, Gly-9 = C-terminal amide)

Soluble to 0.90 mg/ml in water
Desiccate at -20°C

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Crankshaw (1989) [Arg8]vasopressin-induced contractions of rabbit urinary bladder smooth muscle. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 173 183. PMID: 2625135.

Gorbulev et al (1993) Molecular cloning and functional characterization of V2 [8-lysine] vasopressin and oxytocin receptors from a pig kidney cell line. Eur.J.Biochem. 215 1. PMID: 8393786.

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