Orexin B (mouse)
Cat. No. 1457
Biological ActivityEndogenous agonist at orexin receptors. May be involved in the regulation of feeding, sleep-wake cycle and other hypothalamic functions.
(Modifications: Met-28 = C-terminal amide)
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Kilduff and Peyron (2000) The hypocretin/orexin ligand-receptor system: implications for sleep and sleep disorders. TiNS 23 359. PMID: 10906799.
Smart (1999) Orexins: a new family of neuropeptides. Br.J.Anaesth. 83 695. PMID: 10690128.
Sakurai et al (1998) Orexins and orexin receptors: a family of hypothalamic neuropeptides and G protein-coupled receptors that regulate feeding behaviour. Cell 92 573. PMID: 9491897.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Orexin B (mouse) include:
Guo and Feng (2012) OX2R activation induces PKC-mediated ERK and CREB phosphorylation. Exp Cell Res 318 2004. PMID: 22652455.
Holland et al (2005) Orexin 1 receptor activation attenuates neurogenic dural vasodilation in an animal model of trigeminovascular nociception. J Biol Chem 315 1380. PMID: 16160082.
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