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Peptides  >  Thrombin Related Peptides  >>  Hirudin (54-65)

Product Name Hirudin (54 - 65)
Size 1 mg
Catalog # AS-62987
US$ $105
Purity % Peak Area By HPLC ≥ 95%

This is amino acids 54 to 65 fragment of hirudin, a 65-residue peptide. Hirudin is found in the saliva of the leech Hirudo medicinalis. The unsulfated peptide corresponding to the C-terminal of hirudin has demonstrated efficacy in inhibiting clot formation in vitro. This hirudin fragment (desulfated) causes contraction of canine coronary arteries which is attenuated by calcium-channel blockers. Hirudin (54-65), sulfated is cat# 62986.

Storage -20C
References Sorajja, P. et al. J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. 31, 53 (1998); Krstenansky, J. L. FEBS Lett. 211, 10 (1987).
Molecular Weight 1468.5
(One-Letter Code)
(Three-Letter Code)
H - Gly - Asp - Phe - Glu - Glu - Ile - Pro - Glu - Glu - Tyr - Leu - Gln - OH
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