Endothelin 1 (human, porcine)
Cat. No. 1160
Alternative Name: ET-1
Biological ActivityEndogenous potent vasoconstrictor peptide that is an agonist at ETA and ETB receptors. Modulates vascular tone.
(Modifications: Disulfide bridge between 1 - 15, 3 - 11)
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Servitja et al (1998) Involvement of ETA and ETB receptors in the activation of phospholipase D by endothelins in cultured rat cortical astrocytes. Br.J.Pharmacol. 124 1728. PMID: 9756390.
Inoue et al (1989) The human endothelin family: three structurally and pharmacologically distinct isopeptides predicted by three separate genes. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 86 2863. PMID: 2649896.
Yanagisawa and Masaski (1989) Molecular biology and biochemistry of the endothelins. TiPS 10 374. PMID: 2690429.
Yanagisawa et al (1988) Primary structure, synthesis, and biological activity of rat endothelin, and endothelium-derived vasoconstrictor peptide. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 85 6964. PMID: 3045827.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Endothelin 1 (human, porcine) include:
Yuan et al (2015) Endothelial cells enhance the migration of bovine meniscus cells. J Neurosci 67 182. PMID: 25307081.
Needham et al (2014) The role of K+ and Cl- channels in the regulation of retinal arteriolar tone and blood flow. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 55 2157. PMID: 24609622.
Hamby et al (2012) Inflammatory mediators alter the astrocyte transcriptome and calcium signaling elicited by multiple G-protein-coupled receptors. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 32 14489. PMID: 23077035.
McQueen et al (2007) Endothelin-1 activates ETA receptors to cause reflex scratching in BALB/c mice. Br J Pharmacol 151 278. PMID: 17351652.
Khan et al (2006) Pharmacological characterization of endothelin receptors-mediated contraction in the mouse isolated proximal and distal colon. Br J Pharmacol 147 607. PMID: 16432510.
Cirino et al (2003) Involvement of β 3-adrenergic receptor activation via cyclic GMP- but not NO-dependent mechanisms in human corpus cavernosum function. Arthritis Rheumatol 100 5531. PMID: 12707413.
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