Cat. No. 1921
Alternative Name: fMLP
Biological ActivityEndogenous chemotactic peptide and agonist for the formyl peptide receptor 1 (FPR1) (Ki = 38 nM). Stimulates aggregation of leukocytes.
(Modifications: Met-1 = N-formyl-Met)
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Certificate of Analysis / Safety Data Sheet
Mills et al (2000) Characterization of the binding site on the formyl peptide receptor using three receptor mutants and analogs of Met-Leu-Phe and Met-Met-Trp-Leu-Leu. J.Biol.Chem. 275 39012. PMID: 10960471.
Spilberg et al (1984) Receptor blockade as a mechanism of deactivation of human neutrophils by pepstatin and formyl-Met-Leu-Phe. Inflammation 8 73. PMID: 6325345.
Kreutzer et al (1978) Quantitative comparisons of various biological responses of neutrophils to different active and inactive chemotactic factors. Immunopharmacology 1 39. PMID: 45788.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for N-Formyl-Met-Leu-Phe include:
Tomilov et al (2010) Decreased superoxide production in macrophages of long-lived p66Shc knock-out mice. J Biol Chem 285 1153. PMID: 19892704.
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