ReconstitutionIt is recommended to add deionized water to prepare a working stock solution of approximately 0.5mg/ml and let the lyophilized pellet dissolve completely. Product is not sterile! Please filter the product by an appropriate sterile filter before using it on cell culture.
Aliquot the product after reconstitution to avoid repeated freezing/thawing cycles. Reconstituted ab125489 can be stored at 4°C for a limited period of time; it does not show any change after two weeks at 4°C.
NG20 like protein
FunctionProbably involved in lipid transport. Can bind sphingosine-1-phosphate, myristic acid, palmitic acid and stearic acid, retinol, all-trans-retinoic acid and 9-cis-retinoic acid.
Tissue specificityPlasma protein. Expressed in liver and kidney.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the calycin superfamily. Lipocalin family. Highly divergent.
Cellular localizationSecreted. Present in high density lipoprotein (HDL) and to a lesser extent in triglyceride-rich lipoproteins (TGRLP) and low density lipoproteins.