Cat. No. 5560
Biological ActivityEndogenous peptide derived from the same prepropeptide as ghrelin. Reported to suppress food intake and reduce body weight-gain in rats.
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Tang et al (2008) Obestatin: its physicochemical characteristics and physiological functions. Peptides 29 639. PMID: 18325633.
Zhang et al (2005) Obestatin, a peptide encoded by the ghrelin gene, opposes ghrelin's effects on food intake. Science 310 996. PMID: 16284174.
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