Met-enkephalin molecule

Met-enkephalin molecule

C003/3292 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 67.2MB

Downloadable file size: 706.7KB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Met-enkephalin molecule. Computer model showing the structure of the neurotransmitter met-enkephalin (methionine-enkephalin). Atoms are colour-coded spheres (carbon: dark grey, hydrogen: light grey, oxygen: red, sulphur: yelow, and nitrogen: dark blue). Met-enkephalin is one of two forms of enkephalin. Enkephalins are endorphins and are found in the central nervous system where they bind to the body's opioid receptors. Endorphins are produced in the brain by the pituitary gland and hypothalamus and act as natural pain relievers.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1, atom, atoms, ball and stick, ball-and-stick, biochemical, biochemistry, biological, biology, central nervous system, chemical, chemistry, compound, compounds, cut out, cut outs, cut-out, cut-outs, cutout, cutouts, endocrinology, endogenous, endorphin, enkephalin, hormone, medical, medicine, met-enkephalin, methionine-enkephalin, molecular model, molecular structure, molecule, neurology, neuropeptide, neuroscience, neurotransmitter, one, pain relief, pentapeptide, pituitary, protein, reliever, single, white background

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.