Cat. No. 1068
Biological ActivityNK3 tachykinin receptor agonist. Causes direct excitation of dopamine neurons; enhances dopaminergic function. Induces locomotor activity.
(Modifications: Asp-1 = Succinyl-Asp, Phe-3 = Me-Phe, Met-6 = C-terminal amide)
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Nordquist et al (2008) The tachykinin NK3 receptor agonist senktide induces locomotor activity in male Mongolian gerbils. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 600 87. PMID: 18930726.
Keegan et al (1992) The selective NK receptor agonist senktide excites a subpopulation of dopamine-sensitive neurones in the rat substantia nigra pars compacta in vitro. Br.J.Pharmacol. 105 3. PMID: 1375857.
Renzetti et al (1991) Characterization of NK-3 binding sites in rat and guinea-pig cortical membranes by the selective ligand [3H]senktide. Neuropeptides 18 107. PMID: 1712430.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Senktide include:
León et al (2016) Direct Actions of Kisspeptins on GnRH Neurons Permit Attainment of Fertility but are Insufficient to Fully Preserve Gonadotropic Axis Activity. Endocrinology 6 19206. PMID: 26755241.
Navarro et al (2015) The integrated hypothalamic tachykinin-kisspeptin system as a central coordinator for reproduction. Nat Commun 156 627. PMID: 25422875.
Grachev et al (2012) GPR54-dependent stimulation of luteinizing hormone secretion by neurokinin B in prepubertal rats. Cereb Cortex 7 e44344. PMID: 23028524.
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