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Description: Influences growth hormone release
Purity: ≥95% (HPLC)
Citations (2)
Literature (3)

Biological Activity for Somatostatin

Somatostatin is an endogenous peptide; inhibits the release of growth hormone, insulin and glucagon. Inhibits voltage-dependent calcium channels.

Technical Data for Somatostatin

M. Wt 1637.88
Formula C76H104N18O19S2

(Modification: Disulfide bridge: 3-14)

Storage Store at -20°C
Purity ≥95% (HPLC)
CAS Number 51110-01-1
PubChem ID 16129706
Smiles [H]N[C@@H](C)C(=O)NCC(=O)N[C@H]1CSSC[C@H](NC(=O)[C@H](CO)NC(=O)[C@@H](NC(=O)[C@H](CC2=CC=CC=C2)NC(=O)[C@@H](NC(=O)[C@H](CCCCN)NC(=O)[C@H](CC2=CNC3=C2C=CC=C3)NC(=O)[C@H](CC2=CC=CC=C2)NC(=O)[C@H](CC2=CC=CC=C2)NC(=O)[C@H](CC(N)=O)NC(=O)[C@H](CCCCN)NC1=O)[C@@H](C)O)[C@@H](C)O)C(O)=O

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Solubility Data for Somatostatin

Solubility Soluble to 0.30 mg/ml in water

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References for Somatostatin

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

Alderton et al (1998) Differential effects of somatostatin and angiopeptin on cell proliferation. Br.J.Pharmacol. 124 323 PMID: 9641549

Dileepan et al (1985) Somatostatin: a metabolic regulator. Life Sci. 37 2335 PMID: 2867445

Ohmura et al (1990) Somatostatin decreases the calcium inward current in guinea-pig atria. Br.J.Pharmacol. 99 587 PMID: 1970502

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2 Citations for Somatostatin

Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Somatostatin include:

Akoume et al (2019) A Differential Hypofunctionality of Gαi Proteins Occurs in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis and Correlates with the Risk of Disease Progression. Sci Rep 9 10074 PMID: 31296888

Chiu et al (2013) Bacteria activate sensory neurons that modulate pain and inflammation. Nature 501 52 PMID: 23965627

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