*Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the researcher.
Not tested in other applications.
The peptide used to generate this antibody is available for purchase (GTX88142-PEP).
Bovine, Dog(>80% identity)
Tris saline pH7.3, 0.02% sodium azide, 0.5% BSA.
Store as concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening vial. For short-term storage (1-2 weeks), store at 4ºC. For long-term storage, aliquot and store at -20ºC or below. Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.
0.50 mg/ml (Please refer to the vial label for the specific concentration.)
Peptide with sequence C-RPKTSVNLISS, from the internal region of the protein sequence according to NP_002417.2.
Purified by ammonium sulphate precipitation followed by antigen affinity chromatography
For laboratory use only. Not for any clinical, therapeutic, or diagnostic use in humans or animals. Not for animal or human consumption.
Matrix Metallopeptidase 12,Hme,Me,Mme,Mmp-12,Mmp12
Proteins of the matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) family are involved in the breakdown of extracellular matrix in normal physiological processes, such as embryonic development, reproduction, and tissue remodeling, as well as in disease processes, such as arthritis and metastasis. Most MMP's are secreted as inactive proproteins which are activated when cleaved by extracellular proteinases. It is thought that the protein encoded by this gene is cleaved at both ends to yield the active enzyme, but this processing has not been fully described. The enzyme degrades soluble and insoluble elastin. It may play a role in aneurysm formation and studies in mice suggest a role in the development of emphysema. The gene is part of a cluster of MMP genes which localize to chromosome 11q22.3. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]