R&D Systems Inc. Tocris Bioscience Boston Biochem

Amyloid β-peptide (1-42) (rat)

Cat. No. 2425

Amyloid b-peptide (1-42) (rat) Asp-Ala-Glu-Phe-Gly-His-Asp-Ser-Gly-Phe-Glu-Val-Arg-His-Gln-Lys-Leu-Val-Phe-Phe-Ala-Glu-Asp-Val-Gly-Ser-Asn-Lys-Gly-Ala-Ile-Ile-Gly-Leu-Met-Val-Gly-Gly-Val-Val-Ile-Ala

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Biological Activity

Rat form of the predominant amyloid β-peptide found in plaques associated with Alzheimer's disease. Leads to a large shift in the bax/bcl-2 ratio in favour of pro-apoptotic bax. Neurotoxic.

Technical Data

M.Wt:
4417.99
Formula:
C199H307N53O59S
Sequence:
DAEFGHDSGFEVRHQKLVFFAEDVGSNKGAIIGLMVGGVVIA
Solubility:
Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water
Storage:
Desiccate at -20°C
CAS No:
166090-74-0

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References

Glenner and Wong (1984) Alzheimer's disease: initial report of the purification and characterization of a novel cerebrovascular amyloid protein. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comm. 120 885.

Van Nostrand et al (1996) Amyloid β-protein induces the cerebrovascular cellular pathology of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders. Ann.N.Y.Acad.Sci. 777 297. PMID: 8624102.

Clementi et al (2006) Alzheimer's amyloid β-peptide (1-42) induces cell death in human neuroblastoma via bax/bcl-2 ratio increase: An intriguing role for methionine 35. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comm. 342 206.

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