Cat. No. 1186
Alternative Name: Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase-Activating Polypeptide 1-38
Biological ActivityEndogenous neuropeptide showing considerable homology with vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) but with a greater potency for stimulation of adenylyl cyclase.
(Modifications: Lys-38 = C-terminal amide)
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Rawlings et al (1994) Pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide increase [Ca2+]i in rat gonadotrophs through an inositol trisphosphate-dependent mechanism. J.Biol.Chem. 269 5680. PMID: 7907085.
Lazarovici et al (1998) The 38-amino-acid form of pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide induces neurite outgrowth in PC12 cells that is dependent on protein kinase C and extracellular signal-regulated kinase but not on protein kinase A, nerve growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase, p21ras G protein, and pp60c-src cytoplasmic tyrosine kinase. Mol.Pharmacol. 54 547. PMID: 9730914.
Michel et al (1998) XVI. International Union of Pharmacology recommendations for the nomenclature of neuropeptide Y, peptide YY, and pancreatic polypeptide receptors. Pharmacol.Rev. 50 143. PMID: 9549761.
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