Catalog Number: 1157
Biological Activity
Endogenous peptide; inhibits the release of growth hormone, insulin and glucagon. Inhibits voltage-dependent calcium channels.
Technical Data
  • M.Wt:
  • Formula:
  • Sequence:

    (Modifications: Disulfide bridge between 3 - 14)

  • Solubility:
    Soluble to 0.30 mg/ml in water
  • Storage:
    Desiccate 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. Differential effects of somatostatin and angiopeptin on cell proliferation.
    Alderton et al.
    Br.J.Pharmacol., 1998;124:323
  2. Somatostatin: a metabolic regulator.
    Dileepan et al.
    Life Sci., 1985;37:2335
  3. Somatostatin decreases the calcium inward current in guinea-pig atria.
    Ohmura et al.
    Br.J.Pharmacol., 1990;99:587

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

1 Citations: Showing 1 - 1

  1. Bacteria activate sensory neurons that modulate pain and inflammation.
    Authors: Chiu Et al.
    Nature 2013;501:52

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