Other Names: VIP, guinea pig
VIP guinea pig has the potential to function as a neurotransmitter, hormone, neurotrophic factor, growth factor or anti-inflammatory agent. This peptide also induces vasodilaton of blood vessels and enhances cAMP production. Dejda, A; et al., Pharmacological Reports, 57, 307, (2005); Zawilsk, JB; et al., J. Molec. Neurosci., 25, 215, (2005).