Catalog Number: 5115
Biological Activity
Potent and selective peptide orexin OX1 receptor agonist (EC50 values are 8.29 and 187 nM for OX1 and OX2 receptors respectively). Truncated form of orexin A (Cat. No. 1455).
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
  • Formula:
  • Sequence:

    (Modifications: Leu-33 = C-terminal amide)

  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water
  • Storage:
    Store at -20°C
  • CAS No:
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-activity analysis of truncated orexin-A analogues at the orexin-1 receptor.
    Darker et al.
    Bioorg.Med.Chem.Lett., 2001;11:737
  2. Truncated orexin peptides: structure-activity relationship studies.
    German et al.
    Med.Chem.Lett., 2013;4:1224

The citations listed below are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for OXA (17-33) include:

1 Citations: Showing 1 - 1

  1. Involvement of spinal orexin A in the electroacupuncture analgesia in a rat model of post-laparotomy pain.
    Authors: Feng Et al.
    Drug Des Devel Ther 2012;12:225

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