Foxy 5

Cat. No. 5461

Foxy 5 N-Formyl-Met-Asp-Gly-Cys-Glu-Leu

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Biological Activity

Wnt5a peptide mimetic. Impairs migration and invasion of 4T1 breast cancer cells in vitro. Also inhibits metastasis of inoculated 4T1 cells in mice.

Technical Data


(Modifications: Met-1 = N-Formyl)

Soluble to 1 mg/ml in PBS (pH 7.4)
Store at -20°C

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Säfholm et al (2008) The Wnt-5a-derived hexapeptide Foxy-5 inhibits breast cancer metastasis in vivo by targeting cell motility. Clin.Cancer Res. 14 6556. PMID: 18927296.

Säfholm et al (2006) A formylated hexapeptide ligand mimics the ability of Wnt-5a to impair migration of human breast epithelial cells. J.Biol.Chem. 281 2740. PMID: 16330545.

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