afamelanotide

Ligand id: 1324

Name: afamelanotide

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

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Classification
Compound class Peptide or derivative
Approved drug? Yes (EMA (2014), FDA (2019))
International Nonproprietary Names
INN number INN
9010 afamelanotide
Synonyms
α-NDP-MSH | [Nle4,dPhe7]α-MSH | CUV-1647 | CUV1647 | NDP-MSH | Scenesse®
Comments
Afamelanotide is a synthetic analogue of α-MSH, and is a first-in-class clinically used melanocortin-1 receptor agonist. It is used for certain dematological applications [5-6].
Database Links
CAS Registry No. 75921-69-6 (source: Scifinder)
ChEMBL Ligand CHEMBL441738
GtoPdb PubChem SID 135652322
PubChem CID 16197727
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