Leu-Enkephalin

Known as: Tyr-Gly-Gly-Phe-Leu, YGGPL 
Leu-enkephalin (5 aa, ~1 kDa) is encoded by the human PENK gene. This protein is involved in the activation of mu and delta opioid receptors.
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1975-2015
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2015
2015
Ultracold IR spectra of the protonated five amino acid peptide leu-enkephalin (Tyr-Gly-Gly-Phe-Leu) embedded in superfluid helium… (More)
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2008
2008
A novel and selective fluorescence reaction is proposed for the quantitative determination of peptides by reversed-phase liquid… (More)
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2007
2007
The reactions of hydrogen atoms with enkephalins and related peptides have been investigated by radiolytic methods in aqueous… (More)
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2005
2005
Dynorphin A (Dyn A), a 17 amino acid peptide H-Tyr-Gly-Gly-Phe-Leu-Arg-Arg-Ile-Arg-Pro-Lys-Leu-Lys-Trp-Asp-Asn-Gln-OH, is a… (More)
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2000
2000
It is known that peptide mimics containing trans-substituted cyclopropanes stabilize extended conformations of oligopeptides, and… (More)
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1991
1991
Leu-enkephalin (YGGFL) and several analogues were chosen as model peptides for the study of peptide absorption and hydrolysis in… (More)
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1988
1988
Human gamma interferon produced by recombinant Escherichia coli was degraded by endogenous protease after cell disruption… (More)
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1987
1987
The immunohistochemical distribution of opioid peptides derived from proenkephalin A in the rat pituitary was studied by indirect… (More)
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1986
1986
A series of enkephalin analogues (Tyr-Gly-Gly-Phe-Leu-C-NH-R;R=C6,C8,C10,C12 and C14; C=CH2 groups) with increasing hydrophobic… (More)
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1976
1976
Various degrees of gingival overgrowth may occur in individuals taking diphenylhydantoin, a drug used widely in the treatment of… (More)
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