Biological Activity Endogenous agonist peptide for the ghrelin receptor (GHS-R1a). Produced mainly by the stomach, it stimulates release of growth hormone from the pituitary gland in vitro and in vivo, and regulates feeding, growth and energy production.
(Modifications: Ser-3 = Ser(n-octanoyl))
Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water
Desiccate at -20°C
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This peptide is distributed under license from Dr. Kangawa
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