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[Ala17]-MCH (Cat. No. 3434) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Cat.No. 3434 - [Ala17]-MCH | Asp-Phe-Asp-Met-Leu-Arg-Cys-Met-Leu-Gly-Arg-Val-Tyr-Arg-Pro-Cys-Ala-Gln-Val | CAS No. 359784-84-2
Description: Potent MCH receptor agonist
Citations (1)
Literature (4)

Biological Activity for [Ala17]-MCH

[Ala17]-MCH is a potent melanin-concentrating hormone (MCH) receptor agonist (EC50 values are 17 and 54 nM at MCH1 and MCH2 receptors respectively). Displays some selectivity towards MCH1 over MCH2 (Ki values are 0.16 and 34 nM respectively).

Technical Data for [Ala17]-MCH

M. Wt 2271.71
Formula C97H155N29O26S4

(Modifications: Disulfide bridge between 7 - 16)

Storage Store at -20°C
CAS Number 359784-84-2
PubChem ID 90488845
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References for [Ala17]-MCH

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

Bednarek et al (2001) Short segment of human melanin-concentrating hormone that is sufficient for full activation of human melanin-concentrating hormone receptors 1 and 2. Biochemistry 40 9379 PMID: 11478907

Gao et al (2004) Europium-labeled melanin-concentrating hormone analogues: ligands for measuring binding to melanin-concentrating hormone receptors 1 and 2. Anal.Biochem. 328 187 PMID: 15113696

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1 Citation for [Ala17]-MCH

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for [Ala17]-MCH include:

Camp et al (2016) Dynamic mass redistribution reveals diverging importance of PDZ-ligands for G protein-coupled receptor pharmacodynamics. Pharmacol Res 105 13 PMID: 26773201

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