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Amino Acid Sequence
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in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Stability and Storage
Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
Constituents: 20mM Sodium chloride, 20mM Tris, pH 8
Add deionized water to prepare a working stock solution of approximately 0.5 mg/ml and let the lyophilized pellet dissolve completely.
Acts specifically as a negative regulator of skeletal muscle growth.
Involvement in disease
Defects in MSTN are the cause of muscle hypertrophy (MSLHP) [MIM:614160]. MSLHP is a condition characterized by increased muscle bulk and strength. Affected individuals are exceptionally strong.
Belongs to the TGF-beta family.
Information by UniProt
SDS-PAGE - GDF8 / Myostatin protein (Propeptide domain) (ab63300)
1. MW marker – 14, 21, 31, 45, 66, 97 kDa
2. reduced and heated sample, 7µg/lane
3. non-reduced and non-heated sample, 7µg/lane
has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.
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