Myelin Basic Protein (85-99) Peptide Antagonist

NR-120-1MG 1mg 150.00 GBP

Product specification

Sequence: H-EKPKVEAYKAAAAPA-OH
MW: 1543.8
Purity: >95% by HPLC
Appearance: Freeze dried solid
Formula: C70H114N18O21
CAS: 444305-16-2
Solubility Soluble in dilute acid
Long Term Storage: Store dry, frozen and desiccated
Miscellaneous/General:

MBP (85-99) Peptide Antagonist, 444305-16-2,  is a 15 amino acid peptide which competes with and inhibits the binding of MBP 85-99 to HLA-DR2 and IL-2 . It is a tool for multiple sclerosis (MS) research.  the immunodominant epitope of MBP and major candidate autoantigen in MS.

Product Literature References

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