Peptides  >  Prolactin Releasing Peptides
Prolactin is involved in the development of the mammary glands and the promotion of milk synthesis in mammals. Prolactin-releasing peptide (PrRP), expressed specifically in the human pituitary is identified in the hypothalamus as a potent prolactin-releasing factor for anterior pituitary cells. This peptide may play a role in the control of food intake, stress response and nociception. PrRP is a member of the RFamide peptide family and is an endogenous ligand for the orphan G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR), hGR3.

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Prolactin Releasing Peptide (1 - 31), hPrRP31, human
0.5 mg AS-28215 $242
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