Uroguanylin (Human)

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Uroguanylin (Human)

4295-s 0.1 mg 85.00 EUR
4295 5 x 0.1 mg 305.00 EUR

Asn – Asp – Asp – Cys – Glu – Leu – Cys – Val – Asn – Val – Ala – Cys – Thr – Gly – Cys – Leu

(M.W. 1667.9) C64H102N18O26S4 [154525-25-4]

Synthetic Product (disulfide bonds between Cys4-Cys12 and Cys7-Cys15)

The purity is guaranteed to be higher than 99% by HPLC

Intestinal peptide hormone | Regulator for electrolyte/fluid transport in the gastrointestinal epithelium

Human uroguanylin is a 16 mer intestinal peptide with 2 disulfide bonds and acts as a potent guanylate Cylase C agonist. Uroguanylin shows a very high structural similarity to the heat resistant E.Coli Enterotoxin (STa).


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