Catalog Number: 1915
Alternate Names: Neurotensin-related peptide
Biological Activity
Endogenous neurotensin-like peptide, originally isolated from pepsin-treated human plasma. Induces histamine release from rat peritoneal mast cells in vitro (ED50 ~ 10 mM).
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
  • Formula:
  • Sequence:
  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 2 mg/ml in water
  • Storage:
    Desiccate at -20°C
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The technical data provided above is for guidance only. For batch specific data refer to the Certificate of Analysis. All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.
Background References
  1. Structure of a biologically active neurotensin-related peptide obtained from pepsin-treated albumin(s).
    Carraway et al.
    J.Biol.Chem., 1987;262:5968
  2. The amino acid sequence of kinetensin, a novel peptide isolated from pepsin-treated human plasma: homology with human serum albumin, neurotensin and angiotensin.
    Mogard et al.
    Biochem.Biophys.Res.Commun., 1986;136:938
  3. Stimulation of histamine release by the peptide kinetensin.
    Sydbom et al.
    Agents Actions, 1989;27:68

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