Catalog Number: 1910
Biological Activity
Neurohypophyseal peptide. Stimulates uterine contraction and lactation.
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
  • Formula:
  • Sequence:

    (Modifications: Gly-9 = C-terminal amide, Disulfide bridge between 1 - 6)

  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 1 mg/ml in water
  • Storage:
    Desiccate at -20°C
  • CAS No:
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Background References
  1. Vasopressin and oxytocin receptors in the central nervous system.
    Barberis and Tribolle
    Crit.Rev.Neurobiol., 1996;10:119
  2. Signal transduction pathways of the human V1-vascular V2-renal, V3-pituitary vasopressin and oxytocin receptors.
    Thibonnier et al.
    Prog.Brain Res., 1998;119:147

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

1 Citations: Showing 1 - 1

  1. Serotonergic neuron regulation informed by in vivo single-cell transcriptomics.
    Authors: Spaethling Et al.
    Hypertension 2014;28:771

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