Ghrelin (Rat, Mouse)


Catalog #
031-31 100 µg $108

Sequence:  ()
  • Molecular Weight:
  • 3314
  • Purity:
  • ≥ 97%
  • CAS Number:
  • 258338-12-4
  • Validation:
  • Exhibits correct molecular weight
  • Solubility:
  • Soluble in water
  • Storage:
  • Up to 6 months in lyophilized form at 0-5°C.
    For best results, rehydrate just before use.
    After rehydration, keep solution at +4°C for up to 5 days or freeze at -20°C for up to 3 months. Aliquot before freezing to avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.
  • Appearance:
  • White powder
  • Contents:
  • Each vial contains 100 µg of NET peptide.
  • MSDS:
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Deletion of ghrelin impairs neither growth nor appetite. 
Sun Y, Ahmed S, Smith RG. Mol Cell Biol. 2003;23(22):7973-81.

Ghrelin attenuates intestinal ischemia/reperfusion injury in mice by activating the mTOR signaling pathway.
Zhang H, Cui Z, Luo G, et al. Int J Mol Med. 2013;32(4):851-9.

Clusterin and LRP2 are critical components of the hypothalamic feeding regulatory pathway.
Gil SY, Youn BS, Byun K, et al. Nat Commun. 2013;4:1862.

Effects of ghrelin on pulmonary NOD2 mRNA expression and NF-κB activation when protects against acute lung injury in rats challenged with cecal ligation and puncture.
Peng Z, Zhu Y, Zhang Y, et al. Int Immunopharmacol. 2012;13(4):440-5.

An age-dependent interaction with leptin unmasks ghrelin's bone-protective effects.
Van der velde M, Van der eerden BC, Sun Y, et al. Endocrinology. 2012;153(8):3593-602.

An acyl-ghrelin-specific neutralizing antibody inhibits the acute ghrelin-mediated orexigenic effects in mice.
Lu SC, Xu J, Chinookoswong N, et al. Mol Pharmacol. 2009;75(4):901-7.

Novel ghrelin assays provide evidence for independent regulation of ghrelin acylation and secretion in healthy young men.
Liu J, Prudom CE, Nass R, et al. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008;93(5):1980-7.

B-type natriuretic peptide decreases gastric emptying and absorption.
Addisu A, Gower WR, Landon CS, Dietz JR. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2008;233(4):475-82.

Antiepileptic effects of ghrelin on pentylenetetrazole-induced seizures in rats.
Obay BD, Tasdemir E, Tümer C, Bilgin HM, Sermet A. Peptides. 2007;28(6):1214-9.

Effect of ghrelin administration on phagocytic activity in acute cold-restraint stress exposed rats.
Tümer C, Bilgin HM, Obay BD, Diken H, Ta?demir E, Sermet A. Regul Pept. 2007;138(2-3):113-7.

Peripheral ghrelin deepens torpor bouts in mice through the arcuate nucleus neuropeptide Y signaling pathway.
Gluck EF, Stephens N, Swoap SJ. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2006;291(5):R1303-9.

Mice lacking ghrelin receptors resist the development of diet-induced obesity.
Zigman JM, Nakano Y, Coppari R, et al. J Clin Invest. 2005;115(12):3564-72.

The interoceptive cue properties of ghrelin generalize to cues produced by food deprivation.
Davidson TL, Kanoski SE, Tracy AL, Walls EK, Clegg D, Benoit SC. Peptides. 2005;26(9):1602-10.

Ghrelin stimulates proliferation and differentiation and inhibits apoptosis in osteoblastic MC3T3-E1 cells.
Kim SW, Her SJ, Park SJ, et al. Bone. 2005;37(3):359-69.

Presence and distribution of ghrelin-immunopositive cells in the chicken gastrointestinal tract.
Neglia S, Arcamone N, Esposito V, Gargiulo G, De girolamo P. Acta Histochem. 2005;107(1):3-9.

Ghrelin protects myocardium from isoproterenol-induced injury in rats.
Chang L, Zhao J, Li GZ, et al. Acta Pharmacol Sin. 2004;25(9):1131-7.

Ghrelin inhibits proinflammatory responses and nuclear factor-kappaB activation in human endothelial cells.
Li WG, Gavrila D, Liu X, et al. Circulation. 2004;109(18):2221-6.

Therapeutic effects of ghrelin on endotoxic shock in rats.
Chang L, Zhao J, Yang J, Zhang Z, Du J, Tang C. Eur J Pharmacol. 2003;473(2-3):171-6.

Acute central ghrelin and GH secretagogues induce feeding and activate brain appetite centers.
Lawrence CB, Snape AC, Baudoin FM, Luckman SM. Endocrinology. 2002;143(1):155-62.

Delay of intracellular calcium transients using a calcium chelator: application to high-throughput screening of the capsaicin receptor ion channel and G-protein-coupled receptors.
Grant SK, Bansal A, Mitra A, et al. Anal Biochem. 2001;294(1):27-35.

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