The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Application notesWB: Use at a concentration of 0.5 - 4 µg/ml. Detects bands of approximately 20, 40 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 20, 40 kDa).
Not yet tested in other applications.
Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
FunctionRelaxin is an ovarian hormone that acts with estrogen to produce dilatation of the birth canal in many mammals. May be involved in remodeling of connective tissues during pregnancy, promoting growth of pubic ligaments and ripening of the cervix.
Tissue specificityProstate. Not expressed in placenta, decidua or ovary.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the insulin family.