Catalog Number: 2321
Alternate Names: Calcium-like peptide 3
Biological Activity
Cell-permeable calmodulin (CaM) agonist that binds to the EF-hand/Ca2+-binding site. Activates phosphodiesterase in the absence of Ca2+ and inhibits Ca2+-mediated cytotoxicity and apoptosis (IC50 = 33 μM).
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    Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water
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    Desiccate at -20°C
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Background References
  1. A new type of Ca2+ channel blocker that targets Ca2+ sensors and prevents Ca2+-mediated apoptosis.
    Manion et al.
    FASEB J., 2000;14:1297
  2. Ca2+ sensors modulate asthmatic symptoms in an allergic model for asthma.
    Ten Broeke et al.
    Eur.J.Pharmacol., 2003;476:151
  3. De novo design of peptides targeted to the EF hands of calmodulin.
    Villain et al.
    J.Biol.Chem., 2000;274:2676

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for CALP3 include:

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  1. BH3 mimetic-elicited Ca2+ signals in pancreatic acinar cells are dependent on Bax and can be reduced by Ca2+-like peptides.
    Authors: Ferdek Et al.
    Cell.Death.Dis. 2017;8

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