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  • FMRFamide-like neuropeptide, AF1

FMRFamide-like neuropeptide, AF1

Cat.#: 300284

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Product Information

  • Product Name
    FMRFamide-like neuropeptide, AF1
  • Documents
  • Quantity/Unit
    1 Vial
  • Sequence
    KNEFIRF
  • Three letter code
    Lys-Asn-Glu-Phe-Ile-Arg-Phe
  • Length (aa)
    7
  • Peptide Purity (HPLC)
    95.4
  • Molecular Formula
    C45H69N13O10
  • Molecular Weight
    952.1
  • Source
    Synthetic
  • Additional Information
    This neuropeptide has originally been isolated from head extracts of the nematode Ascaris suum. AF-1 is suggested to be the mediator of a physiological signaling system involved in the control of locomotion in Ascaris.
  • Storage Guidelines
    Ideally FMRFamide-like neuropeptide, AF1 should be stored in a freezer at or below -9C. FMRFamide-like neuropeptide, AF1 should be refrigerated after reconstitution. For more details, please refer to the manual:Handling and Storage of Synthetic Peptides
  • References
    • Cowden C, Stretton AO, Davis RE. AF1, a sequenced bioactive neuropeptide isolated from the nematode Ascaris suum. Neuron. 1989;2(5):1465-73.
  • About TFA salt

    Trifluoroacetic acid (TFA) is a strong acid, which is commonly used to cleave synthesized peptides from solid-phase resins and is also used to improve HPLC performance in the peptide purification step. By default, custom peptides are delivered as lyophilized TFA salts, and can contain as much as 10-45% TFA.

    TFA in custom peptides can cause inexplicable discrepancies in subsequent assay data. For instance, TFA in nM concentrations has been shown to interfere with cellular assays, inhibiting cellular proliferation in some instances, and increasing cell viability in others . It has also been found to be an unintended allosteric modulator of the glycine receptor, GlyR.

    TFA Removal Service is recommended for:

    • Peptides that will be used in cellular assays
    • Peptides that will be used as APIs or in manufactured products
    • For hydrophilic peptides containing numerous basic residues

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