Peptide fragment (residues 42-47) of protease-activated receptor 1 (PAR1) that acts as a PAR1 agonist. Stimulates platelet aggregation (EC50 = 0.8 μM), promotes intracellular Ca2+ mobilization and induces rapid phosphodiesterase 3A (PDE3A) phosphorylation in vitro.
|Storage||Desiccate at -20°C|
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|Solubility||Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water|
Preparing Stock Solutions
The following data is based on the product molecular weight 748.88. 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||1.34 mL||6.68 mL||13.35 mL|
|5 mM||0.27 mL||1.34 mL||2.67 mL|
|10 mM||0.13 mL||0.67 mL||1.34 mL|
|50 mM||0.03 mL||0.13 mL||0.27 mL|
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References are publications that support the products' biological activity.
Vassallo et al (1992) Structure-function relationships in the activation of platelet thrombin receptors by receptor derived peptides. J.Biol.Chem. 267 6081 PMID: 1313429
Kaufmann et al (1999) PAR 1-type thrombin receptors are involved in thrombin-induced calcium signaling in human meningioma cells. J.Neurooncol. 42 131 PMID: 10421070
Hunter et al (2009) Protein kinase C-mediated phosphorylation and activation of PDE3A regulates cAMP levels in human platelets. J.Biol.Chem. 284 12339 PMID: 19261611
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Keywords: PAR1 peptide fragment residues 42-47 agonists Receptors Protease-Activated proteinase-activated Thrombin receptor activator peptide6 Thrombin receptor activator peptide 6 Protease-Activated Receptors
2 Citations for TRAP-6
Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for TRAP-6 include:
Tripathi et al (2014) Protease-activated receptor 2 (PAR2) is upregulated by Acanthamoeba plasminogen activator (aPA) and induces proinflammatory cytokine in human corneal epithelial cells. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55 3912 PMID: 24876278
Yan et al (2013) Role of SCH79797 in maintaining vascular integrity in rat model of subarachnoid hemorrhage. Front Bioeng Biotechnol 44 1410 PMID: 23539525
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