Dynorphin B

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Dynorphin B-13)
Jump to: navigation, search
Dynorphin B[1]
Dynorphin B.svg
CAS number 85006-82-2 YesY
PubChem 16133806
Molecular formula C74H115N21O17
Molar mass 1,570.84 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
 YesY (verify) (what is: YesY/N?)
Infobox references

Dynorphin B, also known as rimorphin,[2] is a form of dynorphin and an endogenous opioid peptide with the amino acid sequence Tyr-Gly-Gly-Phe-Leu-Arg-Arg-Gln-Phe-Lys-Val-Val-Thr. Dynorphin B is generated as a proteolyic cleavage product of leumorphin, which in turn is a cleavage product of preproenkephalin B (prodynorphin).[citation needed]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Dynorphin B - Compound Summary, PubChem.
  2. ^ Paul V. Malven (12 January 1993). Mammalian Neuroendocrinology. CRC Press. p. 70. ISBN 978-0-8493-8757-9. Retrieved 22 April 2012.