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Antibody Name: Pomc Ab1

Common Name: alpha-MSH

Synonyms: alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone

Gene: pomc
XAO: brain, cranial ganglion, eye primordium, olfactory bulb
GO: obsolete peptide hormone

Clone Type: Polyclonal

Clone Number
Isotype IgG
Host Organism rabbit
Xenopus Reactivity X. tropicalis
Non-Xenopus Reactivity
Description: Generated by Jenks Lab in 1989
Name alpha-melanophore stimulating hormone
Type polypeptide
Post Translational Modifications Acetylated
Source Organism human
Description ac-sysmehfrwgkpv
Sequence [+]
Reported Usage
First: Dynamics of background adaptation in Xenopus laevis: role of catecholamines and melanophore-stimulating hormone., Gen Comp Endocrinol 1989  
Most recent: Pituitary melanotrope cells of Xenopus laevis are of neural ridge origin and do not require induction by the infundibulum., Gen Comp Endocrinol 2012              
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