Cat. No. 3611
Biological ActivityPro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) derived peptide. Potentiates the steriodogenic action of corticotrophin on the adrenal cortex, possibly via the MC3 receptor. Potently stimulates lipolysis via activation of hormone-sensitive lipase (HSL).
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Bicknell et al (2009) Lys-gamma3-MSH: a global regulator of hormone-sensitive lipase activity? Mol.Cell.Endocrinol. 300 71. PMID: 18977407.
Harmer et al (2008) Evidence of a possible role fo Lys-γ3-MSH in the regulation of adipocyte function. J.Endocrinol. 196 149. PMID: 18180326.
Harmer and Bicknell (2004) The role of the melanocortin 3 receptor in mediating the effects of gamma-MSH peptides on the adrenal. Endocrine Res. 30 629.
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Keywords: Lys-gamma3-MSH, supplier, Pro-opiomelanocortin, POMC, hormone-sensitive, lipase, activators, HSL, melanocortin, receptors, Hydrolases, Lys-γ3-MSH, Lys-gamma3-MSH, Lys-γ3-Melanocyte-stimulating, Lys-gamma3-Melanocyte-stimulating, hormone, Tocris Bioscience, Melanocortin (MC) Receptor products
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