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SCPB     (2S)-N-[(1S)-1-[[(1S)-1- [[(1S)-1-[[(2S)-1...

Synonyms: AC1L3XED, AR-1J3345, NCGC00167203-01, Met-asn-tyr-leu-ala-phe-pro-arg-met-NH2
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Disease relevance of small cardioactive peptide B

  • The buccal ganglion of each species possessed a pair of large, dorsal-lateral, whitish neurons that contained an SCPB-like peptide [1].

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Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of small cardioactive peptide B

  • In accordance with their putative roles as neuromodulators, immunocytochemistry revealed FMRFamide-like and SCPB-like fibers on the muscle surface [9].


  1. Evidence for homologous peptidergic neurons in the buccal ganglia of diverse nudibranch mollusks. Watson, W.H., Willows, A.O. J. Neurobiol. (1992) [Pubmed]
  2. The small cardioactive peptides A and B of Aplysia are derived from a common precursor molecule. Mahon, A.C., Lloyd, P.E., Weiss, K.R., Kupfermann, I., Scheller, R.H. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (1985) [Pubmed]
  3. Modulation of an inhibitory interneuron in the neural circuitry for the tail withdrawal reflex of Aplysia. Xu, Y., Pieroni, J.P., Cleary, L.J., Byrne, J.H. J. Neurophysiol. (1995) [Pubmed]
  4. Effects of the small cardioactive peptide B (SCPB) on adenylate cyclase of the central nervous system and peripheral organs of the freshwater snail Planorbarius corneus. Ferretti, M.E., Sonetti, D., Pareschi, M.C., Biondi, C. Neurochem. Int. (1993) [Pubmed]
  5. Endogenous peptides work at multiple sites in the nervous system in the control of gill behaviors in Aplysia. Lukowiak, K., Colmers, W.F. Regul. Pept. (1987) [Pubmed]
  6. Influence of small cardioactive peptide (b) on the efficiency of synaptic transmission and the excitability of command neurons of the defensive behavior of the edible snail. Bravarenko, N.I. Neurosci. Behav. Physiol. (1992) [Pubmed]
  7. Comparison of immunoreactivity to serotonin, FMRFamide and SCPb in the gut and visceral nervous system of larvae, pupae and adults of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. Moffett, S.B., Moffett, D.F. J. Insect Sci. (2005) [Pubmed]
  8. FMRFamide-like immunocytochemistry in the brain and subesophageal ganglion of Triatoma infestans (Insecta: Heteroptera). Coexpression with beta-pigment-dispersing hormone and small cardioactive peptide B. Settembrini, B.P., Villar, M.J. Cell Tissue Res. (2005) [Pubmed]
  9. Peptidergic modulation of a neuromuscular junction in Aplysia: bioactivity and immunocytochemistry. Richmond, J.E., Bulloch, A.G., Lukowiak, K. Brain Res. (1986) [Pubmed]
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