Cat. No. 2711
Biological ActivitySelective VPAC2 receptor agonist (EC50 values are 0.4, 100 and >1000 nM for VPAC2, VPAC1 and PAC1, respectively in a cAMP accumulation assay; IC50 values are 60, 8700 and >10000 nM for VPAC2, VPAC1 and PAC1, respectively in a competition binding assay). Stimulates glucose-dependent insulin secretion in isolated human pancreatic islets. Reduces HIV-1 viral replication and shows cooperative effects when given in conjunction with VPAC1 agonists.
(Modifications: Tyr-31 = C-terminal amide)
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Temerozo et al (2013) Macrophage resistance to HIV-1 infection is enhanced by the neuropeptides VIP and PACAP. PLoS ONE 8 (6) 67701. PMID: 23818986.
Pan et al (2007) Engineering novel VPAC2-selective agonists with improved stability and glucose-lowering activity in vivo. J.Pharmacol.Exp.Ther. 320 900. PMID: 17110523.
Clairmont et al (2006) Engineering of a VPAC2 receptor peptide agonist to impart dipeptidyl peptidase IV stability and enhance in vivo glucose disposal. J.Med.Chem. 49 7545. PMID: 17149884.
Tsutsumi et al (2002) A potent and highly selective VPAC2 agonist enhances glucose-induced insulin release and glucose disposal: a potential therapy for type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 51 1453. PMID: 11978642.
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Pantazopoulos et al (2010) Chronic stimulation of the hypothalamic vasoactive intestinal peptide receptor lengthens circadian period in mice and hamsters. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 299 R379. PMID: 20463182.
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