Neuropeptide Y (porcine)
Cat. No. 1173
Alternative Name: NPY (porcine)
Biological ActivityWidely distributed endogenous neuropeptide involved in the control of food intake, sexual behavior and blood pressure. Control peptide available (Cat. No. 3903).
(Modifications: Tyr-36 = C-terminal amide)
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Michel et al (1998) XVI. International Union of Pharmacology recommendations for the nomenclature of neuropeptide Y, peptide YY, and pancreatic polypeptide receptors. Pharmacol.Rev. 50 143. PMID: 9549761.
Allen et al (1987) Molecular structure of mammalian neuropeptide Y: analysis by molecular cloning and computer-aided comparison with crystal structure of avian homologue. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 84 2532. PMID: 3031687.
Minth et al (1984) Cloning, characterization, and DNA sequence of a human cDNA encoding neuropeptide tyrosine. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.U.S.A. 81 4577. PMID: 6589611.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Neuropeptide Y (porcine) include:
Heredia et al (2002) Neuropeptide Y increases 4-aminopyridine-sensitive transient outward potassium current in rat ventricular myocytes. Br J Pharmacol 135 1701. PMID: 11934810.
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