Magainin 2

AM-101-0.5MG 0.5mg 60.00 GBP
AM-101-1MG 1mg 95.00 GBP

Product specification

MW: 2466.9
Purity: >95% by HPLC
Appearance: Freeze dried solid
Formula: C114H180N30O29S
CAS: 108433-95-0
Solubility Soluble in dilute acid
Long Term Storage: Store dry, frozen and desiccated

Magainins are 23 amino acid amphipathic cationic peptides with broad-spectrum antimicrobial activities, originally extracted from the skin ofXenopus laevis.Magainin 1 (AM-100) and Magainin 2 (AM-101) are closely related hemolytic peptides which have been shown to be cytotoxic to cancer cells. Both Magainin 1 and 2 exhibit inhibitory action toward Herpes simplex virus type 1(HSV-1) and HSV-2.

Product Literature References

Thwaite et al. J. Med. Microbiol. (2009) 58: 923-929

Salnikov E.S. and B. Bechinger Biophys. J. (2011) 100:1473-1480