Alternate Names:Peptide histidine methionine 27 (human), Human PHI 27
Biological Activity Endogenous peptide product of human prepro-VIP and analog of porcine PHI-27; potent agonist for the human calcitonin receptor (EC50 = 11 nM). Transgenic mice expressing the human VIP/PHM 27 gene in pancreatic β-islets display enhanced glucose-induced insulin secretion.
(Modifications: Met-27 = C-terminal amide)
Soluble to 1 mg/ml in 5% acetonitrile / water
Desiccate at -20°C
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