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BPC-157 Research Peptide

International Peptide

What is BPC-157?

BPC 157 (Body Protection Compound-157) is a pentadecapeptide made up of 15 amino acids. The amino acids sequence in BPC 157 is similar to a portion of the human BPC amino acid sequence. Human BPC is found in the gastric juice. Experiments have shown that BPC 157 enhances the healing of wounds, including tendons wounds such as transected Achilles tendons of rats.

BPC 157 research studies

Scientific studies based on animal test subjects have shown that BPC-157 has very broad spectrum of biological activity and is responsible for the regulation and control of various functions in digestive tract, central nerve system, immune and cardiovascular system. It has been also found very strong organo-protective activity. Compound passed the phasis of pharmacological/preclinical research.


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