Recombinant human Follistatin protein (ab50163)

Overview

Description

  • Nature
    Recombinant
  • Source
    Escherichia coli
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • Accession
    • Species
      Human
    • Sequence
      GNCWLRQAKN GRCQVLYKTE LSKEECCSTG RLSTSWTEED VNDNTLFKWM IFNGGAPNCI PCKETCENVD CGPGKKCRMN KKNKPRCVCA PDCSNITWKG PVCGLDGKTY RNECALLKAR CKEQPELEVQ YQGRCKKTCR DVFCPGSSTC VVDQTNNAYC VTCNRICPEP ASSEQYLCGN DGVTYSSACH LRKATCLLGR SIGLAYEGKC IKAKSCEDIQ CTGGKKCLWD FKVGRGRCSL CDELCPDSKS DEPVCASDNA TYASECAMKE AACSSGVLLE VKHSGSCN
    • Molecular weight
      32 kDa
    • Amino acids
      30 to 317

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab50163 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

  • Biological activity

    Determined by its ability to neutralize Activin A inhibitory effect of murine MPC-11 cells. The expected ED50 is 0.1-0.4 µg/ml in the presence of 7.5 ng/ml Activin A.

  • Applications

    SDS-PAGE

    Functional Studies

  • Purity
    > 95 % SDS-PAGE.
    Endotoxin level is less than 0.1 ng per µg (1EU/µg).
  • Form
    Lyophilised
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. The lyophilized protein is stable for a few weeks at room temperature. Store at -20°C long term.

    This product is an active protein and may elicit a biological response in vivo, handle with caution.

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • Activin binding protein
    • Activin-binding protein
    • Follistatin
    • FS
    • fst
    • FST_HUMAN
    • Human follistatin gene
    see all
  • Function
    Binds directly to activin and functions as an activin antagonist. Specific inhibitor of the biosynthesis and secretion of pituitary follicle stimulating hormone (FSH).
  • Tissue specificity
    Isoform 1 is the predominant isoform in serum but is undetectable in follicular fluid.
  • Sequence similarities
    Contains 3 follistatin-like domains.
    Contains 3 Kazal-like domains.
    Contains 1 TB (TGF-beta binding) domain.
  • Cellular localization
    Secreted.
  • Information by UniProt

References for Recombinant human Follistatin protein (ab50163)

ab50163 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

Product Wall

We have two products which may be suitable for your customer as the concentration of these two can be influenced on how much water is added to the lyophilised protein:

ab50163 Follistatin protein

http://www.abcam.com/index.html?datash...

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