Cat. No. 1468
Biological ActivityAgonist peptide derived from the N-terminus of protease-activated receptor-2 (PAR2). Activates PAR2 (EC50 ~ 5 μM) and facilitates gastrointestinal transit in mice in vivo. Control peptide LRGILS-NH2 (Cat. No. 3394) also available.
(Modifications: Leu-6 = C-terminal amide)
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Certificate of Analysis / Product Datasheet / Safety Data Sheet
Kawabata et al (2001) In vivo evidence that protease-activated receptors 1 and 2 modulate gastrointestinal transit in the mouse. Br.J.Pharmacol. 133 1213. PMID: 11498505.
Al-Ani et al (1995) Detection of functional receptors for the proteinase-activated-receptor-2-activating polypeptide, SLIGRL-NH2, in rat vascular and gastric smooth muscle. Can.J.Physiol.Pharmacol. 73 1203. PMID: 8564891.
Nystedt et al (1994) Molecular cloning of a potential proteinase activated receptor. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 91 9208. PMID: 7937743.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for SLIGRL-NH2 include:
Tripathi et al (2014) Protease-activated receptor 2 (PAR2) is upregulated by Acanthamoeba plasminogen activator (aPA) and induces proinflammatory cytokine in human corneal epithelial cells. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55 3912. PMID: 24876278.
Antoniak et al (2013) Protease activated receptor-2 contributes to heart failure. EMBO J 8 e81733. PMID: 24312345.
Mishra et al (2011) TRPV1-lineage neurons are required for thermal sensation. PLoS One 30 582. PMID: 21139565.
Vellani et al (2010) Protease activated receptors 1 and 4 sensitize TRPV1 in nociceptive neurones. Mol Pain 6 61. PMID: 20875131.
Vidwan et al (2010) Activation of protease-activated receptors 3 and 4 accelerates tissue factor-induced thrombin generation on the surface of vascular smooth muscle cells. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 30 2587. PMID: 20930172.
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