Overview

Description

  • Nature
    Recombinant
  • Source
    Escherichia coli
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • Species
      Human
    • Molecular weight
      23 kDa

Associated products

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab9786 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

  • Applications

    Functional Studies

    SDS-PAGE

  • Endotoxin level
    < 0.100 Eu/µg
  • Form
    Lyophilised
  • Additional notes
    The ED50, as determined by its ability to stimulate proliferation of human TF-1 cells using a concentration range of 25.0-35.0 ng/ml.
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.

    pH: 6.50
    Constituent: 0.041% Sodium acetate

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

  • Reconstitution
    Reconstitute with water

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • Ciliary neurotrophic factor
    • CNTF
    • CNTF_HUMAN
    • HCNTF
  • Function
    CNTF is a survival factor for various neuronal cell types. Seems to prevent the degeneration of motor axons after axotomy.
  • Tissue specificity
    Nervous system.
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the CNTF family.
  • Cellular localization
    Cytoplasm.
  • Information by UniProt

References

This product has been referenced in:
  • Salehi Z  et al. Ciliary neurotrophic factor role in myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein expression in Cuprizone-induced multiple sclerosis mice. Cell Mol Neurobiol 33:531-5 (2013). Mouse . Read more (PubMed: 23443463) »

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