Kassinin

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Kassinin
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Identifiers
CAS number 63968-82-1 YesY
PubChem 45749
ChemSpider 23215492 N
MeSH Kassinin
ChEMBL CHEMBL436706 N
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C59H95N15O18S
Molar mass 1334.54
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Kassinin is a peptide derived from the Kassina frog.[1] It belongs to tachykinin family of neuropeptides. It is secreted as a defense response, and is involved in neuropeptide signalling. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anastasi A., Montecucchi P.C., Erspamer V., Visser J. (1977). "Amino acid composition and sequence of kassinin, a tachykinin dodecapeptide from the skin of the African frog Kassina senegalensis". Experientia 33: 857–858. doi:10.1007/bf01951242. PMID 891753. 
  2. ^ url=http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/P08611