Chemical Name:N-[(2E)-5-Amino-5-methyl-1-oxo-2-hexenyl]-N-methyl-3-(2-naphthalenyl)-D-alanyl-N,Nα-dimethyl-D-phenylalaninamide hemifumarate
Biological Activity Potent, orally active ghrelin receptor (GHS-R1a) agonist (Ki = 50 nM at human recombinant GHS-R1a). Stimulates GH release from rat pituitary cells with an EC50 value of 2.7 nM. Induces hyperphagia and adiposity in lean rats, but not in leptin signaling-deficient ZDF rats.
Soluble to 10 mM in water with gentle warming and to 100 mM in DMSO
Desiccate at RT
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