Solid lyophilized powder. Soluble in water. Mitochondria-derived peptide (MDP), Promotes biosynthesis of the endogenous AMP analog AICAR and consequently AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK), Induces cellular and systemic glucose uptake and improves insulin sensitivity. Shown to prevent diet-induced obesity (DIO) in mice, Potential anti-obesity and anti-aging compound.
H-Met-Arg-Trp-Gln-Glu-Met-Gly-Tyr-Ile-Phe-Tyr-Pro-Arg-Lys-Leu-Arg-OH . TFA, Mitochondrial Open Reading Frame of the 12S rRNA-c, MOTS3