Cat. No. 3236
Biological ActivityPotent and competitive pituitary adenylate cyclase-activating polypeptide receptor (PAC)1 antagonist (IC50 = 2 nM). Inhibits PACAP(1-27)-induced stimulation of adenylate cyclase (Ki = 1.5 nM). Antitumor activity in vivo.
(Modifications: Lys-33 = C-terminal amide)
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Kojro et al (2006) The neuropeptide PACAP promotes a-secretase pathway for processing Alzheimer amyloid precursor protein. FASEB J. 20 512. PMID: 16401644.
Leyton et al (1998) PACAP(6-38) inhibits growth of prostate cancer cells. Cancer Lett. 125 131. PMID: 9566707.
Robberecht et al (1992) Structural requirements for the occupancy of pituitary adenylate-cyclase-activating-peptide (PACAP) receptors and adenylate cyclase activation in human neuroblastoma NB-OK-1 cell membranes. Discovery of PACAP(6-38) as a potent antagonist. Eur.J.Biochem. 207 239. PMID: 1321043.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for PACAP 6-38 include:
Maugeri et al (2016) PACAP and VIP Inhibit the Invasiveness of Glioblastoma Cells Exposed to Hypoxia through the Regulation of HIFs and EGFR Expression. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 7 139. PMID: 27303300.
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