Type of Peptide

Name of Peptides


ECM-related peptides

Carnosine, tripeptide-10 citrulline, collagen tripeptide, acetyl tetrapeptides (-5, -9, -11), tetrapeptide PKEK, GEKG (tetrapeptide-21), hexapeptide, hexapeptide-11, palmitoyl polypeptides (-pentapeptide-4, -tripeptide-1, -tripeptide-5, -tetra-peptide-7, -hexapeptide-12), oligopeptide-1, pentamide-6

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Growth factor-related peptides

sh-oligopeptide-1, epidermal growth factor (EGF), fibroblast growth factor (FGF), insulin-like growth factor (IGF-1), transforming growth factor (TGF-β, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF-A), GHK tripeptide, palmitoyl pentapeptide-3 (pal-KTTKS), KTTKS pentapeptide

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Neurotransmitter inhibiting peptides

Acetylhexapeptide-3, pentapeptide-3, pentapeptide-18, tripeptide-3, hexapeptide-8 (Argireline),


Enzyme inhibiting peptides

Pro-collagen C peptide (YYRADDA), black rice oligopeptides, glutathione (GSH), melanocyte stimulating hormone (MSH), soybean peptide, silk fibroin peptide, AcTP-1, AcTP-2, T10-C,

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Cytokines & other peptides

Interferon-α, heat shock protein-70, peptamide-6, keratin

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Carrier peptides

Copper tripeptide, manganese tripeptide-1

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