Molecular Weight: 496.28
Salt Form: TFA
Sequence (3-letter): Ala-Pro-Gly-Pro-Arg-OH
Sequence (1-letter): APGPR-OH
Storage: -20 °C or below
Enterostatin (Ala-Pro-Gly-Pro-Arg-OH) is a peptapeptide synthesized in the intestine by pancreatic procolipase and is involved in regulation of fat digestion. Injection into the brains of rats resulted in reduced food intake and decreased fat consumption.
Reference: Obes. Res. (1997), 5, 360-372.