Product Details
Catalog Number: RA24603
Applications: IHC
Type: Rabbit IgG
Immunogen: Neuropeptide Y; coupled to bovine thyroglobulin (BTg) with glutaraldehyde.
Storage: Store at 4°C short term. Aliquot and store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze-thaw cycles.
Shipping: Frozen (Polar Packs)
Format A: Whole serum
Format B: lyophilized
Species Reactivity: Human, Mouse, Guinea Pig, Chicken, Cat, Zebrafish
Entrez: 4852
UniProt: P01303
Downloads: Datasheet (pdf)
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Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is the most abundant neuropeptide in the brain and is known to function as a potent stimulator of feeding behavior. It is a member of a family of proteins that include pancreatic polypeptide, seminal plasmin and peptide YY. In addition to its function in the control of energy balance, several other physiological roles have been attributed to NPY, including involvement in nociception (pain transmission) circadian rhythms, sexual function, anxiety responses and vascular resistance.

Images

NPY staining of rat brain tissue.

NPY staining of rat brain tissue.