This 12-mer peptide sequence is a transferrin receptor (TfR) targeting peptide. It binds to TfR and is internalized via endocytosis into TfR-expressing cells. TfR targeting peptide is a potential carrier for transportation of small molecules across the bl
Wängler, C. et al. Mol Imaging Biol doi: 10.1007/s11307-010-0329-6, (2010).
Sequence (One-Letter Code)
Sequence (Three-Letter Code)
H - Thr - His - Arg - Pro - Pro - Met - Trp - Ser - Pro - Val - Trp - Pro - OH