GeneTex
United States (US)

IGF1 recombinant protein

Cat No. GTX65401

Application ELISA, Functional Assay, Apuri, Blocking
Reactivity Rat
Species Rat
APPLICATION

Application Note

The ED50 was determined by two methods: 1) By stimulation of protein synthesis in rat L6 myoblasts, the ED50 was found to be <30 ng/ml; 2) By Type I IGF receptor binding assay, the ED50 was found to be < 10 ng/ml.

Calculated MW

7.69 kDa. ( Note )
PROPERTIES

Form

Lyophilized powder

Storage

Reconstitute in water to a concentration of 0.1-1.0 mg/ml. The solution can then be diluted into other aqueous buffers. Store at -20ºC.

Antigen Species

Rat

Expression System

E. coli

Purification


Purity was assessed by SDS-PAGE (≥95%) and by HPLC (≥95%).

Note

For laboratory use only. Not for any clinical, therapeutic, or diagnostic use in humans or animals. Not for animal or human consumption.
TARGET

Synonyms

MGF., IGF1, IGF-IA, Somatomedin C, IGF-I, IGFIA, IGFI, Mechano growth factor, IGF I, IGF IA

Background

IGF-I (insulin-like Growth Factor-I) is a polypeptide growth factor that stimulates the proliferation of a wide range of cell types including muscle, bone, and cartilage tissue. Rat IGF-I is a 7.69 kDa protein containing 70 amino acid residues.

Research Area