The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Endotoxin level< 0.100 Eu/µg
Additional notesAfter reconstitution, prepare aliquots and store at -20°C. Avoid freeze/thaw cycles. PBS containing at least 0.1% BSA should be used for further dilutions.
Concentration information loading...
Preparation and Storage
Stability and Storage
Shipped at 4°C. Store at 4°C (up to 6 months). Store at -20°C.
ReconstitutionReconstitute with 100µl sterile distilled water to give a final concentration of 0.1mg/ml.
Major urinary protein 20
Major urinary protein 24
Major urinary protein 5 like
FunctionMale pheromone which stimulates female sexual attraction to male urinary scent and promotes a strong learned attraction to the airborne urinary odor of an individual male. Promotes male agressive behavior. Binds most of the male pheromone, 2-sec-butyl-4,5-dihydrothiazole, in urine.
Tissue specificityDetected in urine of males but absent from female urine (at protein level).
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the calycin superfamily. Lipocalin family.