Dynorphin B

Dynorphin B[1]
Other names
Dynorphin B-13; Rimorphin
3D model (JSmol)
Molar mass 1570.8354
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Dynorphin B, also known as rimorphin,[2] is a form of dynorphin and an endogenous opioid peptide with the amino acid sequence Tyr-Gly-Gly-Phe-Leu-Arg-Arg-Gln-Phe-Lys-Val-Val-Thr. Dynorphin B is generated as a proteolyic cleavage product of leumorphin, which in turn is a cleavage product of preproenkephalin B (prodynorphin).

See also


  1. Dynorphin B - Compound Summary, PubChem.
  2. Paul V. Malven (12 January 1993). Mammalian Neuroendocrinology. CRC Press. p. 70. ISBN 978-0-8493-8757-9. Retrieved 22 April 2012.

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