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Amyloid β-Peptide (1-40) (human)

Cat. No. 1191

Amyloid b-Peptide (1-40) (human) Asp-Ala-Glu-Phe-Arg-His-Asp-Ser-Gly-Tyr-Glu-Val-His-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

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Biological Activity

Peptide found in plaques in the brains of patients with Alzheimer's disease. Shown to have both neurotrophic and neurotoxic effects.

Technical Data

M.Wt:
4329.86
Formula:
C194H295N53O58S
Sequence:
DAEFRHDSGYEVHHQKLVFFAEDVGSNKGAIIGLMVGGVV
Solubility:
Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water
Storage:
Desiccate at -20°C
CAS No:
131438-79-4

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References

Yankner et al (1990) Neurotrophic and neurotoxic effects of amyloid β protein: reversal by tachykinin neuropeptides. Science 250 279. PMID: 2218531.

Kowalska and Badellino (1994) β-Amyloid protein induces platelet aggregation and supports platelet adhesion. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 205 1829. PMID: 7811271.

Cleary et al (1995) Beta-amyloid(1-40) effects on behavior and memory. Brain Res. 682 69. PMID: 7552329.

Miguel-Hidalgo and Cacabelos (1998) Beta-amyloid(1-40)-induced neurodegeneration in the rat hippocampal neurons of the CA1 subfield. Acta Neuropathol. 95 455. PMID: 9600591.

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