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Cat.No. 6394 - Peptide5 | Val-Asp-Cys-Phe-Leu-Ser-Arg-Pro-Thr-Glu-Lys-Thr | CAS No. 916977-43-0
Description: Connexin43 mimetic peptide
Literature (1)

Biological Activity for Peptide5

Peptide5 is a connexin43 mimetic peptide. Reduces swelling, astrogliosis, neuroinflammation and neuronal cell death following spinal cord injury ex vivo and in vivo. Exhibits analgesic effects in models of neuropathic pain.

Technical Data for Peptide5

M. Wt 1395.59
Formula C60H98N16O20S
Storage Store at -20°C
CAS Number 916977-43-0
PubChem ID 90693053
Smiles [H]N[C@@H](C(C)C)C(=O)N[C@@H](CC(O)=O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CS)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)N[C@@H](CCCNC(N)=N)C(=O)N1CCC[C@H]1C(=O)N[C@@H]([C@@H](C)O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCC(O)=O)C(=O)N[C@@H](CCCCN)C(=O)N[C@@H]([C@@H](C)O)C(O)=O

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Solubility Data for Peptide5

Solubility Soluble to 2 mg/ml in water

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References for Peptide5

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O'Carroll et al (2008) Connexin 43 mimetic peptides reduce swelling, astrogliosis and neuronal cell death after spinal cord injury. Cell.Commun.Adhes. 15 27 PMID: 18649176

Mao et al (2017) Characterisation of Peptide5 systemic administration for treating traumatic spinal cord injured rats. Exp.Brain.Res. 235 3033 PMID: 28725925

Kim et al (2017) Characterising the mode of action of extracellular Connexin43 channel mimetic peptides in an in vitro ischemia injury model. Biochem.Biophys.Acta. 1861 68 PMID: 27816754

Tonkin et al (2017) Attenuation of mechanical pain hypersensitivity by treatment with Peptide5, a connexin-43 mimetic peptide, involves inhibition of NLRP3 inflammasome in nerve-injured mice. Exp.Neurol. 300 1 PMID: 29055716

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