CGRP (Rat, Mouse) - RIA Kit


Catalog #
RK-015-09 125 tubes $776

  • Protocol:
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  • Sample Preparation:
  • Suggested Procedure
  • Sample Extraction:
  • Recommended
  • Sensitivity: polaroid
    Data may differ slightly based on lot.
  • 67.8 pg/ml
  • Standard Range:
  • 10 - 1280 pg/ml
  • Cross Reactivity:
  • Peptide %
    CGRP (Rat) 100
    CGRP II (Rat) 78
    CGRP (Human) 35
    CGRP II (Human) 16
    Amylin (Rat) 0
    Amylin (Human) 0
    Calcitonin (Rat) 0
    Somatostatin-14 0

  • Radioactivity:
  • Each kit contains 1.5 µCi of Iodine 125.
  • Disclaimer:
  • This package conforms to the 49 CFR173.421 for expected radioactive material limited quantity, N.O.S. UN2910.
  • MSDS:
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Links to publications that use this kit:

Wang Y, Wang DH. TRPV1 Ablation Aggravates Inflammatory Responses and Organ Damage during Endotoxic Shock.
Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2013. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00674-12.

Jitka Švíglerová, Jitka Kuncová, Lukáš Nalos, et al, Cardiac remodeling in rats with renal failure shows interventricular differences.
Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2012 Sep 1;237(9):1056-67. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Mohamed S. Elkelini, Igor Pravdivyi, Magdy M. Hassouna. Mechanism of action of sacral nerve stimulation using a transdermal amplitude-modulated signal in a spinal cord injury rodent model.
Can Urol Assoc J. 2012 August; 6(4): 227-230. doi: 10.5489/cuaj.11249

Morrison et al. Neuropeptide Y and CGRP concentrations in the rat tail artery: Effects of age and two types of diabetes.
Peptides. 2009 Apr;30(4):710-4.

Morrison et al. Neuropeptides in the rat corpus cavernosum and seminal vesicle: effects of age and two types of diabetes.
Auton Neurosci. 2009 Mar 12;146(1-2):76-80.

Bucelli et al. Statins Decrease Expression of the Pro-Inflammatory Neuropeptides CGRP and Substance P in Sensory Neurons
J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2008 Mar;324(3):1172-80.

Lucioni et al. Botulinum toxin type A inhibits sensory neuropeptide release in rat bladder models of acute injury and chronic inflammation.
BJU Int. 2008 Feb;101(3):366-70.

Morrison et al. Sensory and autonomic nerve changes in the monosodium glutamate-treated rat: a model of type II diabetes.
Exp Physiol. 2008 Feb;93(2):213-22.

Ambalavanar et al. Injection of Adjuvant but not Acidic Saline into Craniofacial Muscle Evokes Nociceptive Behaviors and Neuropeptide Expression
Neuroscience. 2007 Nov 9;149(3):650-9.

Wang et al. Endocannabinoid Regulates Blood Pressure via Activation of the Transient Receptor Potential Vanilloid Type 1 in Wistar Rats Fed a High-Salt Diet.
J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2007 May;321(2):763-9.

Ambalavanar et al. Muscle inflammation induces a rapid increase in calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) mRNA that temporally relates to CGRP immunoreactivity and nociceptive behavior.
Neuroscience. 2006 Dec;143(3):875-84.

Nelson et al. Vagal afferents are essential for maximal resection-induced intestinal adaptive growth in orally fed rats.
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2006 Nov;291(5):R1256-64.

Wang et al. A novel mechanism contributing to development of Dahl salt-sensitive hypertension: role of the transient receptor potential vanilloid type 1.
Hypertension. 2006 Mar;47(3):609-14.

Ambalavanar et al. Deep tissue inflammation upregulates neuropeptides and evokes nociceptive behaviors which are modulated by a neuropeptide antagonist.
Pain. 2006 Jan;120(1-2):53-68.

Supowit et al. Calcitonin gene-related peptide and substance P contribute to reduced blood pressure in sympathectomized rats
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2005 Sep;289(3):H1169-75.

Kuncová et al. Distribution of vasoactive intestinal polypeptide in the rat heart: effect of guanethidine and capsaicin.
Ann Anat. 2003 Apr;185(2):153-61.

Ye et al. Function and Regulation of Endothelin-1 and Its Receptors in Salt Sensitive Hypertension Induced by Sensory Nerve Degeneration
Hypertension. 2002 Feb;39(2 Pt 2):673-8.

Lanlua et al. Gestational changes in calcitonin gene-related peptide, nerve growth factor, and its receptors in rat dorsal root ganglia.
Biol Reprod. 2001 Nov;65(5):1601-5.

Katki et al. Role Of Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide and Substance P in Dahl-Salt Hypertension
Hypertension. 2001 Sep;38(3 Pt 2):679-82.

Huang et al. Role of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system in salt-sensitive hypertension induced by sensory denervation
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Nov;281(5):H2143-9.

Fernandez-Patron et al. Vascular matrix metalloproteinase-2-dependent cleavage of calcitonin gene-related peptide promotes vasoconstriction.
Circ Res. 2000 Oct 13;87(8):670-6.

Shaker et al. Role of C-afferent fibres in the mechanism of action of sacral nerve root neuromodulation in chronic spinal cord injury.
BJU Int. 2000 May;85(7):905-10.

Gangula et al. Pregnancy and sex steroid hormones enhance circulating calcitonin gene-related peptide concentrations in rats
Hum Reprod. 2000 Apr;15(4):949-53.

Keates et al. CGRP upregulation in dorsal root ganglia and ileal mucosa during Clostridium difficile toxin A-induced enteritis
Am J Physiol. 1998 Jan;274(1 Pt 1):G196-202.

Hypertension. 2001;38[Part 2]:679-682 / Gangula - Biology of Reproduction 62 - 1033-1039 (2000) / Kathki - Hypertension. 2001;38:679 / Fernandez-Patron - Circulation Research. 2000;87:670