Key features and details
- Suitable for: Blocking
Product nameHuman CTGF peptide
See all CTGF proteins and peptides
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab13741 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Blocking - Blocking peptide for Anti-CTGF antibody (ab5097)
- Peptides containing cysteine are easily oxidised, so should be prepared in solution just prior to use.
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Preparation and Storage
Stability and Storage
Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid repeated freeze / thaw cycles.
Information available upon request.
ReconstitutionReconstitute in either water or buffer. If the peptide doesn’t dissolve try an organic solvent like DMSO, then dilute using water or buffer. Gentle warming and sonication can effectively aid peptide solubilisation.
- CCN 2
- CCN family member 2
FunctionMajor connective tissue mitoattractant secreted by vascular endothelial cells. Promotes proliferation and differentiation of chondrocytes. Mediates heparin- and divalent cation-dependent cell adhesion in many cell types including fibroblasts, myofibroblasts, endothelial and epithelial cells. Enhances fibroblast growth factor-induced DNA synthesis.
Tissue specificityExpressed in bone marrow and thymic cells. Also expressed one of two Wilms tumors tested.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the CCN family.
Contains 1 CTCK (C-terminal cystine knot-like) domain.
Contains 1 IGFBP N-terminal domain.
Contains 1 TSP type-1 domain.
Contains 1 VWFC domain.
Cellular localizationSecreted > extracellular space > extracellular matrix. Secreted.
- Information by UniProt
To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab13741 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.