Neuropeptide AF (human)
Cat. No. 1928
Alternative Names: NPAF, Neuropeptide NPAF (human FMRFamide-related)
Biological ActivityEndogenous antiopioid peptide, implicated in pain modulation and endocrine functions. May also regulate metabolism via stimulation of β-adrenoceptor expression in adipocytes.
(Modifications: Phe-18 = C-terminal amide)
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Lefrere et al (2002) Neuropeptide AF and FF modulation of adipocyte metabolism. J.Biol.Chem. 277 39169. PMID: 12149260.
Elshourbagy et al (2000) Receptor for the pain modulatory neuropeptides FF and AF is an orphan G protein-coupled receptor. J.Biol.Chem. 275 25965. PMID: 10851242.
Vilim et al (1999) Gene for pain modulatory neuropeptide FF: induction in spinal cord by noxious stimuli. Mol.Pharmacol. 55 804. PMID: 10220558.
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