Conserved Protein Domain Family

pfam08262: Lem_TRP 
Leucophaea maderae tachykinin-related peptide
These peptides are designated Leucophaea maderae tachykinin-related peptides (Lem TRPs). Some were isolated from the midgut of L. maderae, whereas others appear to be brain specific. The Lem TRPs of the brain are myotropic and induce increases in the amplitude and frequency of spontaneous contractions and tonus of hindgut muscle in L. maderae. They were also isolated from brain-corpora, cardiaca-corpora, allata-suboesophageal ganglion extracts of the Locusta migratoria. They stimulate visceral muscle contractions of the oviduct and the foregut of Locusta migratoria.
PSSM-Id: 116846
View PSSM: pfam08262
Aligned: 4 rows
Threshold Bit Score: 1e+06
Threshold Setting Gi: 267138
Created: 22-Jul-2016
Updated: 4-Aug-2016
Aligned Rows:
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Sequence Alignment
Format: Row Display: Color Bits: Type Selection:
gi 267138   1 APSLGFHGVR 10
gi 6226266  1 GPSMGFHGMR 10
gi 6226267  1 APSMGFQGMR 10
gi 6226263  1 APAMGFQGVR 10
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