Cat. No. 1916
Biological ActivityAmphibian bombesin-like peptide. Stimulates smooth muscle contraction, gastrin release, gastric acid and pancreatic secretion, and suppresses food intake in vivo.
(Modifications: X = Glp, Met-9 = C-terminal amide)
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Lin et al (1995) Comparison of the peptide structural requirements for high affinity interaction with bombesin receptors. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 294 55. PMID: 8788416.
Kulkosky and Gibbs (1982) Litorin suppresses food intake in rats. Life Sci. 31 685. PMID: 6290821.
Endean et al (1975) Parallel bioassay of bombesin and litorin, a bombesin-like peptide from the skin of Litoria aurea. Br.J.Pharmacol. 55 213. PMID: 1201379.
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