This is an amidated Spexin-2 (53-70) peptide with similar biological functions to the non-amidated version, and is a central regulator of cardiovascular and renal functions. Spexin-2 is a new peptide hormone, which is derived from the hormone proNPQ and is very conserved in mammals.
1. Gu L. et al. Peptides 71, 232-239 (2015).
Sequence (One-Letter Code)
Sequence (Three-Letter Code)
Phe - Ile - Ser - Asp - Gln - Ser - Arg - Arg - Lys - Asp - Leu - Ser - Asp - Arg - Pro - Leu - Pro - Glu - NH2