Bombesin/GRP receptor agonist that reduces food intake following i.p. administration.
(Modifications: Phe-1 = D-Phe, Leu-9 = C-terminal amide)
|Storage||Store at -20°C|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 2 mg/ml in water|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 1069.27. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to solvent of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.
|Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass||1 mg||5 mg||10 mg|
|1 mM||0.94 mL||4.68 mL||9.35 mL|
|5 mM||0.19 mL||0.94 mL||1.87 mL|
|10 mM||0.09 mL||0.47 mL||0.94 mL|
|50 mM||0.02 mL||0.09 mL||0.19 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Laferrere et al (1992) Effects of bombesin, of a new bombesin agonist (BIM187) and a new antagonist (BIM189) on food intake in rats, in relation to cholecystokinin. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 215 23 PMID: 1516647
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