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Cyclic octapeptide somatostatin analog (Ki values are 0.7, 5.4, 30.9, 45 and > 1000 nM for sst5, sst2, sst3, sst4 and sst1 receptors respectively). More metabolically stable than somatostatin (Cat. No. 1157). Inhibits growth hormone release in vivo.
(Modifications: Phe-1 = D-Phe, Trp-4 = D-Trp, Trp-8 = C-terminal amide, Disulfide bridge between 2 - 7)
|Storage||Desiccate at -20°C|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 0.20 mg/ml in water|
References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.
Karashima et al (1987) Effects of highly potent octapeptide analogs of somatostatin on GH, Ins and glucagon release. Life Sci. 41 1011 PMID: 2886886
Patel and Srikant (1994) Subtype selectivity of peptide analogs for all five coned human somatostatin receptors (hsstr 1-5). Endocrinology 135 2814 PMID: 7988476
Lahlou et al (2003) sst2 Somatostatin receptor inhibits cell proliferation through Ras- Rap1-, and B-raf-dependent ERK2 activation. J.Biol.Chem. 278 39356 PMID: 12878607
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