[Des-octanoyl]-Ghrelin (rat)

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Cat.No. 2951 - [des-octanoyl]-Ghrelin (rat) | Gly-Ser-Ser-Phe-Leu-Ser-Pro-Glu-His-Gln-Lys-Ala-Gln-Gln-Arg-Lys-Glu-Ser-Lys-Lys-Pro-Pro-Ala-Lys-Leu-Gln-Pro-Arg | CAS No. 307950-60-3
Description: Major circulating form of ghrelin; devoid of activity at GHS receptor
Alternative Names: Des-acyl ghrelin (rat)
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Citations (2)
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Literature (3)

Biological Activity

Non-acylated, major circulating isoform of ghrelin that does not bind to the ghrelin receptor (GHS-R1a), nor induce growth hormone release.

Technical Data

M. Wt 3188.63
Formula C139H231N45O41
Sequence GSSFLSPEHQKAQQRKESKKPPAKLQPR
Storage Desiccate at -20°C
CAS Number 307950-60-3
PubChem ID 90488789
InChI Key CMCPTGQGZXKKEH-MGXJLMSJSA-N
Smiles [H]NCC(=O)N[C@@H](CO)C(=O)N[C@@H](CO)C(=O)N[C@@H](CC1=CC=CC=C1)C(=O)N[C@@H](CC(C)C)C(=O)N[C@@H](CO)C(=O)N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(O)=O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CC1=CNC=N1)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(N)=O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCCN)C(=O)N[C@@H](C)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(N)=O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(N)=O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCNC(N)=N)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCCN)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(O)=O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CO)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCCN)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCCN)C(=O)N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N[C@@H](C)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCCN)C(=O)N[C@@H](CC(C)C)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(N)=O)C(=O)N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCNC(N)=N)C(O)=O

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Solubility Data

Solubility Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water

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References

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

Bedendi et al (2003) Cardiac effects of ghrelin and its endogenous derivatives des-octanoyl ghrelin and des-Gln14-ghrelin. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 476 87 PMID: 12969753

Thompson et al (2004) Ghrelin and des-octanoyl ghrelin promote adipogenesis directly in vivo by a mechanism independent of the type 1a GH secretagogue receptor Endocrinology 145 234 PMID: 14551228

Cassoni et al (2004) Expression of ghrelin and biological activity of specific receptors for ghrelin and des-acyl ghrelin in human prostate neoplasms and related cell lines. Eur.J.Endocrinol. 150 173 PMID: 14763915


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2 Citations for [Des-octanoyl]-Ghrelin (rat)

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for [Des-octanoyl]-Ghrelin (rat) include:

Kemp et al (2011) Intrarenal ghrelin infusion stimulates distal nephron-dependent sodium reabsorption in normal rats. Br J Pharmacol 57 633 PMID: 21220707

Engel et al (2015) Blockade of GH secretagogue receptor 1A signaling by JMV 2959 attenuates the NMDAR antagonist, phencyclidine-induced impairments in prepulse inhibition. Psychopharmacology (Berl) 232 4285 PMID: 26319159


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