cAuIB-7 (GGAGGAG) (P04257) Protein Card

General Information
Name cAuIB-7 (GGAGGAG)
Organism synthetic construct
Protein Type Synthetic
Notes Cyclic AuIB with GGAGGAG linker. The peptide folds using a ribbon (principal isoform) or a globular connectivity (minor isoform). The information on this page concern the ribbon isoform, unless otherwise stated.

Classification
Conopeptide class conotoxin
Gene superfamily
Pharmacological family

Sequence
GCCSYPPCFATNPDCGGAGGAG
Average Mass 1983.14
Monoisotopic Mass 1981.68
Isoelectric Point 1.75
Extinction Coefficient [280nm] 1490.00

Activity

IC50: Nicotinic acetylcholine receptors

TargetOrganismIC50AgonistRef
α3β4R. norvegicus>300uM100nM epibatidineArmishaw,C.J. et al. (2011)
α4β2R. norvegicus>300uM100nM epibatidineArmishaw,C.J. et al. (2011)
α7R. norvegicus>300uM100nM epibatidineArmishaw,C.J. et al. (2011)

References
Armishaw,C.J., Jensen,A.A., Balle,L.D., Scott,K.C., Sørensen,L. and Strømgaard,K. (2011) Improving the stability of α-conotoxin AuIB through N-to-C cyclization: the effect of linker length on stability and activity at nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. Antioxid. Redox Signal. 14:65-76

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