Cat. No. 3051

TLQP 21 Thr-Leu-Gln-Pro-Pro-Ala-Ser-Ser-Arg-Arg-Arg-His-Phe-His-His-Ala-Leu-Pro-Pro-Ala-Arg

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Biological Activity

VGF-derived peptide; spans residues 556-576 of the precursor sequence. Protects cerebellar granule cells (CGCs) from serum and potassium deprivation-induced apoptosis. Increases energy expenditure and prevents early phase diet-induced diabetes.

Technical Data

Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water
Desiccate at -20°C

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Bartolomucci et al (2006) TLQP-21, a VGF-derived peptide, increases energy expenditure and prevents the early phase of diet-induced obesity. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci. USA 103 14584.

Jethwa et al (2007) VGF-derived peptide, TLQP-21, regulates food intake and body weight in Siberian hamsters. Endocrinol. 148 4044.

Severini et al (2008) TLQP-21, a neuroendocrine VGF-derived peptide, prevents cerebellar granule cell death induced by serum and potassium deprivation. J.Neurochem. 104 534. PMID: 18173805.

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Keywords: TLQP 21, supplier, VGF-derived, peptide, Neurotrophin, Receptors, TLQP21

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