Bookmark and Share

Compound Summary for: CID 443295

N-Formylmethionine Leucyl-Phenylalanine

Also known as: N-Formyl-Met-Leu-Phe; fMLF; F-Met-leu-phe; FMLP; fMetLeuPhe; Chemotactic peptide; N-Formyl-L-methionyl-L-leucyl-L-phenylalanine
Molecular Formula: C21H31N3O5S   Molecular Weight: 437.55294   InChIKey: PRQROPMIIGLWRP-BZSNNMDCSA-N
A formylated tripeptide originally isolated from bacterial filtrates that is positively chemotactic to polymorphonuclear leucocytes, and causes them to release lysosomal enzymes and become metabolically activated.   From: MeSH
Show subcontent titlesTable of Contents
Related Records
show all 3 sub-sections (Related Compounds with Annotation, Related Compounds, Related Substances)
Biomedical Effects and Toxicity
Biomolecular Interactions and Pathways
Biological Test Results
Chemical and Physical Properties
_ _