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M8693 Sigma

Melanotan II acetate salt

≥95% (HPLC)

Synonym: Ac-[Nle4Asp5D-Phe7Lys10]α-MSH-(4-10)-NH2

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Properties

Related Categories Cell Biology, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience, Cytokines, Growth Factors and Hormones, Hormones, Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone (MSH),
assay   ≥95% (HPLC)
form   lyophilized solid
color   white
solubility   H2O: soluble 5 mg/mL
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C
Gene Information   human ... MC3R(4159), MC4R(4160)
mouse ... MC3R(17201), MC4R(17202)
rat ... MC3R(29310), MC4R(25635)

Description

Amino Acid Sequence

Ac-Nle-Asp-His-Phe-Arg-Trp-Lys-NH2

Biochem/physiol Actions

Melanotan II is a MC3-R/MC4-R melanocortin agonist.

Packaging

1 mg in glass bottle

Application

Melanotan II acetate salt has been used to study its inhibitory effects on feeding and energy expenditure in rats.

General description

Melanotan II induces melanogenesis and thus increases skin pigmentation. It is an analog of α-melanocyte stimulating hormone.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis


Milli-Q® Water Purification Solutions
Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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