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Cat.No. 6006 - Acein | Pro-Pro-Thr-Thr-Thr-Lys-Phe-Ala-Ala
Description: High affinity angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) ligand
Literature (1)

Biological Activity

High affinity angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) ligand (Kd = 2.79 nM). Exhibits no significant effect on ACE enzymatic activity up to 500 nM concentration. Potentiates NMDA + D-serine-induced dopamine release from striatal slices in vitro and the striatum in vivo.

Technical Data

M. Wt 932.5
Formula C43H68N10O13
Storage Store at -20°C
PubChem ID 122177132
Smiles [H]N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N[C@@H]([C@@H](C)O)C(=O)N[C@@H]([C@@H](C)O)C(=O)N[C@@H]([C@@H](C)O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCCN)C(=O)N[C@@H](CC1=CC=CC=C1)C(=O)N[C@@H](C)C(=O)N[C@@H](C)C(O)=O

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Solubility Data

Solubility Soluble to 2 mg/ml in water


References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Neasta et al (2016) The novel nonapeptide acein targets angiotensin converting enzyme in the brain and induces DA release. Br.J.Pharmacol. 173 1314 PMID: 27027724

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