Cat. No. 2426
Biological ActivityEndogenous APJ receptor agonist (EC50 = 20 nM) that is secreted by adipocytes. Binds with high affinity to human APJ receptors expressed in HEK 293 cells (pIC50= 8.61). Involved in regulation of cardiovascular function, fluid homeostasis and feeding. Blocks entry of some HIV-1 and HIV-2 strains into NP-2/CD4 cells expressing APJ.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Tatemoto et al (1998) Isolation and characterization of a novel endogenous peptide ligand for the human APJ receptor. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comm. 251 471.
Zou et al (2000) Apelin peptides block the entry of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). FEBS Lett. 473 15. PMID: 10802050.
Medhurst et al (2003) Pharmacological and immunohistochemical characterization of the APJ receptor and its endogenous ligand apelin. J.Neurochem. 84 1162. PMID: 12603839.
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Keywords: Apelin-36 (human), supplier, Endogenous, APJ, receptors, agonists, Apelin, adipokines
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