A9525

Sigma-Aldrich

Angiotensin II human

≥93% (HPLC), powder

Synonym(s):
Angiotensin 2, Angiotensin II, Ang II, DRVYIHPF
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C50H71N13O12
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
1046.18
eCl@ss:
42020611
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.32

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic

assay

≥93% (HPLC)

form

powder

application(s)

cell culture | mammalian: suitable

impurities

1.2-10.4% acetate

UniProt accession no.

storage temp.

−20°C

InChI

1S/C50H71N13O12/c1-5-28(4)41(47(72)59-36(23-31-25-54-26-56-31)48(73)63-20-10-14-38(63)45(70)60-37(49(74)75)22-29-11-7-6-8-12-29)62-44(69)35(21-30-15-17-32(64)18-16-30)58-46(71)40(27(2)3)61-43(68)34(13-9-19-55-50(52)53)57-42(67)33(51)24-39(65)66/h6-8,11-12,15-18,25-28,33-38,40-41,64H,5,9-10,13-14,19-24,51H2,1-4H3,(H,54,56)(H,57,67)(H,58,71)(H,59,72)(H,60,70)(H,61,68)(H,62,69)(H,65,66)(H,74,75)(H4,52,53,55)/t28-,33-,34-,35-,36-,37-,38-,40-,41?/m0/s1

InChI key

CZGUSIXMZVURDU-GYGDIBSWSA-N

Gene Information

human ... AGT(183)

Amino Acid Sequence

Asp-Arg-Val-Tyr-Ile-His-Pro-Phe

Application

  • Angiotensin II (angII) human has been used to study its effect on interleukin-1β–mediated islet inflammation and β-cell dysfunction.
  • It has been used to determine if angII activates specific calcineurin-dependent NFAT (nuclear factor of activated T-cells) isoforms in cardiomyocytes.
  • It has been used to study the actions of systemic angII infusions on glomerular permeability in vivo.
  • It has been used to check the effects of angII on plasma triglyceride production and its association with insulin resistance in normal rats.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Angiotensin II (angII) is an octapeptide hormone which affects the activities of heart, kidney, vasculature and brain. AngII in blood is produced from angiotensinogen via renin and angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE). It works via binding to specific receptors present on cell membranes. AngII is a component of the renin-angiotensin system. It is associated with vasoconstriction, induction of vascular smooth muscle cell growth, stimulation of protooncogene expression, modulation of myocardial hypertrophy, renal failure and fibrosis.

Features and Benefits

The purity of our angiotensin II human, Ang II, is verified to assure your experimental success (HPLC and peptide content). The peptide sequence is DRVYIHPF.

Antibody Adsorbant

Asp-Arg-Val-Tyr-Ile-His-Pro-Phe-OH · 2CH3COOH · H2O

Analysis Note

Peptide content not less than 75%

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Takumi Ota et al.
Molecular and cellular biology, 34(20), 3880-3894 (2014-08-06)
The 3β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase (3β-HSD) is an enzyme crucial for steroid synthesis. Two different 3β-HSD isoforms exist in humans. Classically, HSD3B2 was considered the principal isoform present in the adrenal. However, we recently showed that the alternative isoform, HSD3B1, is expressed...
Xiang He et al.
Theranostics, 9(19), 5558-5576 (2019-09-20)
Objective: Long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) may serve as specific targets for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs). LncRNA GAS5, functionally associated with smooth muscle cell (SMC) apoptosis and proliferation, is likely involved in AAA formation, but the exact role...
Angiotensin II as a pro-inflammatory mediator.
Phillips MI and Kagiyama S
Current Opinion in Investigational Drugs, 3, 569-569 (2002)
Mengxia Fu et al.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology, 39(8), 1629-1644 (2019-06-14)
Periaortic arch adipose tissue (PAAT) plays critical roles in regulating vascular homeostasis; however, its anatomic features, developmental processes, and origins remain unclear. Approach and Results: Anatomic analysis and genetic lineage tracing of Wnt1 (wingless-type MMTV [mouse mammary tumor virus] integration...
Angiotensin II regulates the expression of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in cultured endothelial cells. A potential link between the renin-angiotensin system and thrombosis.
Vaughan DE et al.
The Journal of Clinical Investigation, 95, 995-995 (1995)
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