Cat. No. 3536
Biological ActivityPotent gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonist (KD = 0.202 nM, IC50 = 1.21 nM). Suppresses production of luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) from the pituitary gland, which inhibits ovulation. Exhibits antiproliferative effects and displays efficacy against hormone-sensitive cancers in vivo. Also exhibits anxiolytic and antidepressant activity in vivo.
(Modifications: X-1 = D-2-Nal and N-terminal Ac, Phe-2 = D-(4-Cl-Phe), Ala-3 = D-(3-Pyridyl-Ala), X-6 = D-Cit, Ala-10 = D-Ala and C-terminal amide)
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Telegdy et al (2009) Effects of the LHRH antagonist cetrorelix on the brain function in mice. Neuropeptides 43 229. PMID: 19375162.
Grundker and Emons (2003) Role of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) in ovarian cancer. Reprod.Biol.Endocrinol. 1 65. PMID: 14594454.
Beckers et al (1997) Characterization of gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs based on a sensitive cellular luciferase reporter gene assay. Anal.Biochem. 251 17. PMID: 9300077.
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