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Crustacean cardioactive peptide (IPR024276)

Short name: CCAP

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Description

Crustacean cardioactive peptide (CCAP), also known as cardioacceleratory peptide 2a, exerts a reversible and dose-dependent cardio-stimulatory effect on the semi-isolated heart of experimental beetles. CCAP also increases free hemolymph sugar concentration in young larvae and adults of the meal-worm beetle [PMID: 18521612].

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