CAS Number: 122879-69-0
Molecular Weight: 2549.1
Salt Form: TFA
Sequence (3-letter): Cys-Ser-Cys-Ser-Ser-Trp-Leu-Asp-Lys-Glu-Cys-Val-Tyr-Phe-Cys-His-Leu-Asp-Ile-Ile-Trp-OH [Cys1-Cys15, Cys3-Cys11]
Sequence (1-letter): CSCSSWLDKECVYFCHLDIIW-OH
Storage: -20 °C or below
Endothelin-2 (ET-2) is one of three endothelin peptides responsible for vasoconstriction. Et-2 only differs from ET-1 by two amino acids and was thought to have a similar role. However, Et-2 has distinct and important roles in ovarian physiology, immunology, and heart failure.
Rreference: Lowell Ling, Janet J Maguire and Anthony P Davenport “Endothelin-2, the forgottenisoform: emerging role inthe cardiovascular system, ovarian development, immunology and cancer” British Journal of Pharmacology (2013) 168, 283–295