CAS Number: 127637-03-0
Molecular Weight: 1561.8
Salt Form: Acetate
Sequence (3-letter): Lys-Phe-His-Glu-Lys-His-His-Ser-His-Arg-Gly-Tyr-OH
Sequence (1-letter): KFHEKHHSHRGY-OH
Storage: -20 °C or below
Hemagglutination inhibiting peptide (HIP), also known as Histatin 8, was originally isolated from human parotid saliva. Histatins belong to a salivary polypeptide family that have potent bactericidal and antifungal activities.