Cat. No. 4402
Alternative Names: P518, QRFP
Biological ActivityHypothalamic RFamide-related neuropeptide. Acts as a natural ligand of the orphan receptor GPR103. Exhibits orexigenic acitivity in mice upon central administration.
(Modifications: Phe-26 = C-terminal amide)
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Le Marec et al (2011) Structure-activity relationships of a series of analogues of the RFamide-related peptide 26RFa J.Med.Chem. 54 4806. PMID: 21623631.
Kampe et al (2006) Effect of central administration of QRFP(26) peptide on energy balance and characterization of a second QRFP receptor in rat. Brain Res. 1119 133. PMID: 16996040.
Chartrel et al (2003) Identification of 26RFa, a hypothalamic neuropeptide of the RFamide peptide family with orexigenic activity. Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.USA 100 15247. PMID: 14657341.
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