Neuromedin U (rat)
Cat. No. 1917
Biological ActivityEndogenous peptide regulating blood pressure, ion transport in the gut, mesenteric blood flow and adrenocortical function. Also decreases food intake and body weight, increases body temperature and heat production, and inhibits gastric acid secretion via the CRH system following central administration in vivo.
(Modifications: Asn-23 = C-terminal amide)
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Mondal et al (2003) Neuromedin U acts in the cental nervous system to inhibit gastric acid secretion via CRH system. Am.J.Physiol.Gastrointest.Liver Physiol. 284 G963. PMID: 12584108.
Szekeres et al (2000) Neuromedin U is a potent agonist at the orphan G protein-coupled receptor FM3. J.Biol.Chem. 275 20247. PMID: 10811630.
Minamino et al (1985) Neuromedin U-8 and U-25: novel uterus stimulating and hypertensive peptides identified in porcine spinal cord. Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun. 130 1078. PMID: 3841690.
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