Neuropeptide W-23 (human)

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Cat.No. 3009 - Neuropeptide W-23 (human) | Trp-Tyr-Lys-His-Val-Ala-Ser-Pro-Arg-Tyr-His-Thr-Val-Gly-Arg-Ala-Ala-Gly-Leu-Leu-Met-Gly-Leu | CAS No. 383415-79-0
Description: Endogenous NPBW1 and NPBW2 receptor agonist
Alternative Names: NPW-23
Literature (3)

Biological Activity

Endogenous peptide agonist of Neuropeptide B/Neuropeptide W receptors NPBW1 and NPBW2 (previously known as GPR7 and GPR8 respectively). Increases food intake following injection into the paraventricular nucleus.

Technical Data

M. Wt 2584.03
Formula C119H183N35O28S
Storage Desiccate at -20°C
CAS Number 383415-79-0
PubChem ID 16209885
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Solubility Data

Solubility Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water

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

Shimomura et al (2002) Identification of neuropeptide W as the endogenous ligand for orphan G-protein-coupled receptors GPR7 and GPR8. J.Biol.Chem. 277 35826 PMID: 12130646

Brezillon et al (2003) Identification of natural ligands for the orphan G prortein-coupled receptors GPR7 and GPR8. J.Biol.Chem. 278 776 PMID: 12401809

Levine et al (2005) Injection of neuropeptide W into paraventricular nucleus of hypothalamus increases food intake. Am.J.Physiol.Regul.Integr.Comp.Physiol. 288 R1727 PMID: 15886360

Hondo et al (2008) The NPB/NPW neuropeptide system and its role in regulating energy homeostasis, pain, and emotion. Results Probl.Cell Differ. 46 239 PMID: 18204824

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