MSH alpha Peptide

Details for Product No. ABIN399115
Protein Name
Purity > 95 %
Protein Name
Background Alpha-MSH (alpha melanocyte-stimulating hormone) is an ancient tridecapeptide with potent inhibitory activity in all major forms of inflammation. ACTH has structural similarities to alpha-MSH. ACTH and alpha-MSH can induce grooming, stretching, yawning, penile erection responses in male rats, site of action in the brain and role of melanocortin receptors.
CAS-No 581-05-5
Restrictions For Research Use only
Storage -20 °C
Image no. 1 for MSH alpha peptide (ABIN399115) MSH alpha peptide
Product cited in: Blagai?, Houra, Turci?, Stambuk, Konjevoda, Boban-Blagai?, Kelava, Kos, Aralica, Culo: "The influence of alpha-, beta-, and gamma-melanocyte stimulating hormone on acetaminophen induced liver lesions in male CBA mice." in: Molecules (Basel, Switzerland), Vol. 15, Issue 3, pp. 1232-41, 2010 (PubMed).