Cat. No. 3396

Desmopressin Mpr-Tyr-Phe-Gln-Asn-Cys-Pro-D-Arg-Gly-NH2

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Biological Activity

Synthetic vasopressin analog that acts as an agonist at V1B and V2 receptors (EC50 values are 11.4 and 23.9 nM and Ki values are 5.84 and 65.9 nM respectively). Prevents polycystic kidney disease formation and exhibits antidiuretic, antiproliferative, hemostatic and hypotensive activity in vivo.

Technical Data


(Modifications: X = Mpr, Arg-8 = D-Arg, Gly-9 = C-terminal amide, Cyclized = X-1 - Cys-6)

Soluble to 4 mg/ml in water
Store at -20°C

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Torres (2008) Vasopressin antagonists in polycystic kidney disease. Semin.Nephrol. 28 306. PMID: 18519091.

Gomez et al (2006) Desmopressin and other synthetic vasopressin analogues in cancer treatment. Bull.Cancer 93 E7. PMID: 16517412.

Saito et al (1997) 1-Desamino-8-D-arginine vasopressin (DDAVP) as an agonist on V1b vasopressin receptor. Biochem.Pharmacol. 53 1711. PMID: 9264324.

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