This is a fragment of human intestinal growth factor glucagon-like peptide 2, GLP2, containing amino acids 146 to 178. It is an intestinotrophic growth hormone that promotes many aspects of intestinal function, including enhancement of mucosal growth and promotion of nutrient absorption. GLP-2 is a hormone that can rapidly improve intestinal epithelial barrier function.
Proteins & Peptides
Peak Area by HPLC ≥95%
Cameron, H. et al. JPET 314, 214 (2005).