Amara peptide is the smallest substrate of several members of protein kinase family. It contains the phosphorylation site of AMP activated protein kinase (AMPK). Amara peptide can be used in applications to measure AMPK related kinase activity.
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Sequence (One-Letter Code)
Sequence (Three-Letter Code)
H - Ala - Met - Ala - Arg - Ala - Ala - Ser - Ala - Ala - Ala - Leu - Ala - Arg - Arg - Arg - OH