Kisspeptin 10 (human)
Cat. No. 2570
Alternative Names: Metastin (45-54), Kp-10
Biological ActivityPotent endogenous ligand for the Kisspeptin receptor (KISS1, GPR54). Binds with high affinity to rat and human KISS1 receptors with Ki values of 1.59 and 2.33 nM respectively. Inhibits metastasis and invasion in mouse melanomas and stimulates gonadotropin secretion following i.c.v. administration.
(Modifications: Phe-10 = C-terminal amide)
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Kotani et al (2001) The metastasis suppressor gene KiSS-1 encodes kisspeptins, the natural ligands of the orphan G protein-coupled receptor GPR54. J.Biol.Chem. 276 34631. PMID: 11457843.
Becker et al (2005) Activation of GPR54 promotes cell cycle arrest and apoptosis of human tumour cells through a specific transcriptional program not shared by other Gq-coupled receptors. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Comm. 326 677.
Peilecka-Fortuna et al (2007) Kisspeptin acts directly and indirectly to increase GnRH neuron activity and its effects are modulated by estradiol. Endocrinology 149 1979. PMID: 18162521.
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Keywords: Kisspeptin 10 (human), supplier, Endogenous, ligands, KISS1, receptors, hOT7T175/AXOR12/GPR54, Metastin, KISS-derived, Peptide, Kisspeptin10
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