Endogenous chemotactic peptide and agonist for the formyl peptide receptor 1 (FPR1) (Ki = 38 nM). Stimulates aggregation of leukocytes.
(Modifications: Met-1 = N-formyl-Met)
|Storage||Desiccate at -20°C|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 4.38 mg/ml in DMSO|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 437.55. 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||2.29 mL||11.43 mL||22.85 mL|
|5 mM||0.46 mL||2.29 mL||4.57 mL|
|10 mM||0.23 mL||1.14 mL||2.29 mL|
|50 mM||0.05 mL||0.23 mL||0.46 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Kreutzer et al (1978) Quantitative comparisons of various biological responses of neutrophils to different active and inactive chemotactic factors. Immunopharmacology 1 39 PMID: 45788
Mills et al (2000) Characterization of the binding site on the formyl peptide receptor using three receptor mutants and analogs of Met-Leu-Phe and Met-Met-Trp-Leu-Leu. J.Biol.Chem. 275 39012 PMID: 10960471
Spilberg et al (1984) Receptor blockade as a mechanism of deactivation of human neutrophils by pepstatin and formyl-Met-Leu-Phe. Inflammation 8 73 PMID: 6325345
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1 Citation for N-Formyl-Met-Leu-Phe
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for N-Formyl-Met-Leu-Phe include:
Tomilov et al (2010) Decreased superoxide production in macrophages of long-lived p66Shc knock-out mice. J Biol Chem 285 1153 PMID: 19892704
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