Recombinant human SCF protein (Active) (ab174005)

Overview

Description

  • Nature
    Recombinant
  • Source
    HEK 293 cells
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • Accession
    • Species
      Human
    • Sequence
      EGICR NRVTNNVKDV TKLVANLPKD YMITLKYVPG MDVLPSHCWI SEMVVQLSDS LTDLLDKFSN ISEGLSNYSI IDKLVNIVDD LVECVKENSS KDLKKSFKSP EPRLFTPEEF FRIFNRSIDA FKDFVVASET SDCVVSSTLS PEKDSRVSVT KPFMLPPVAA SSLRNDSSSS NRKAKNPPGD SSLH
    • Molecular weight
      21 kDa
    • Amino acids
      26 to 214

Associated products

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab174005 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 the dose-dependent stimulation of the proliferation of human TF-1 cells.
    The ED50 <5 ng/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of >2X105 Unit/mg.

  • Applications

    SDS-PAGE

    Functional Studies

  • Endotoxin level
    < 0.100 Eu/µg
  • Purity
    > 98 % SDS-PAGE.

  • Form
    Lyophilised
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.

    Information available upon request.

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

  • Reconstitution
    It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized protein in 10 µl sterile deionized water to a final concentration of 1 mg/ml. Solubilize for 30 to 60 minutes at room temperature with occasional gentle mixing. Carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA) is strongly recommended for further dilution and long term storage.

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • C kit ligand
    • C-kit ligand
    • Ckit ligand
    • DCUA
    • DFNA69
    • DKFZp686F2250
    • familial progressive hyperpigmentation 2
    • FPH2
    • FPHH
    • KIT ligand
    • Kitl
    • KITLG
    • KL 1
    • KL1
    • Mast cell growth factor
    • MGF
    • MGF stem cell factor
    • SCF
    • SCF_HUMAN
    • SF
    • SHEP7
    • sKITLG
    • Soluble KIT ligand
    • Steel factor
    • steel, mouse, homolog of
    • Stem cell factor
    • Stem cell factor precursor
    see all
  • Function
    Ligand for the receptor-type protein-tyrosine kinase KIT. Plays an essential role in the regulation of cell survival and proliferation, hematopoiesis, stem cell maintenance, gametogenesis, mast cell development, migration and function, and in melanogenesis. KITLG/SCF binding can activate several signaling pathways. Promotes phosphorylation of PIK3R1, the regulatory subunit of phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase, and subsequent activation of the kinase AKT1. KITLG/SCF and KIT also transmit signals via GRB2 and activation of RAS, RAF1 and the MAP kinases MAPK1/ERK2 and/or MAPK3/ERK1. KITLG/SCF and KIT promote activation of STAT family members STAT1, STAT3 and STAT5. KITLG/SCF and KIT promote activation of PLCG1, leading to the production of the cellular signaling molecules diacylglycerol and inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate. KITLG/SCF acts synergistically with other cytokines, probably interleukins.
  • Involvement in disease
    Hyperpigmentation with or without hypopigmentation, familial progressive
    Deafness, congenital, unilateral or asymmetric
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the SCF family.
  • Developmental stage
    Acts in the early stages of hematopoiesis.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    A soluble form (sKITLG) is produced by proteolytic processing of isoform 1 in the extracellular domain.
    Found in two differentially glycosylated forms, LMW-SCF and HMW-SCF. LMW-SCF is fully N-glycosylated at Asn-145, partially N-glycosylated at Asn-90, O-glycosylated at Ser-167, Thr-168 and Thr-180, and not glycosylated at Asn-97 or Asn-118. HMW-SCF is N-glycosylated at Asn-118, Asn-90 and Asn-145, O-glycosylated at Ser-167, Thr-168 and Thr-180, and not glycosylated at Asn-97.
    A soluble form exists as a cleavage product of the extracellular domain.
  • Cellular localization
    Secreted; Cell membrane and Cytoplasm. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton. Cell membrane. Cell projection, lamellipodium. Cell projection, filopodium.
  • Information by UniProt

Images

  • The purity of ab174005 was determined by reduced SDS-PAGE and staining overnight with Coomassie Blue. Please note: DTT-reduced Protein migrates as 30-42 kDa due to glycosylation.

References

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