Example sentences for: deltorphin

How can you use “deltorphin” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The investigators found that the dermorphin and deltorphin analogs had an increased binding affinity for the μ- and δ-opioid receptors, respectively, and that the biological activities of parent compounds were preserved.

  • Both peptides, along with the dermorphin and the deltorphin II also isolated from amphibian skin, possess an unique feature among peptides synthesized by animal cells in having a D-amino acid residue, providing a very strong resistance to enzymatic degradation to these ligands.

  • 47 nM) and a selectivity of 4,000-fold greater for the δ- than the μ-opioid receptors, even when compared to the other very potent deltorphin I (isolated from the frog Phyllomedusa bicolor , 15) which has an affinity of 0.60 nM and a selectivity of 3,570 fold greater δ/μ.

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