Description

  • Product name

    Recombinant human FGF21 protein (Animal Free)
    See all FGF21 proteins and peptides
  • Biological activity

    Determined by its ability to stimulate the proliferation of murine NIH-3T3 cells. The expected ED50 for this effect is 0.3-0.6 μg/ml, in the presence of murine Klotho.

  • Purity

    > 95 % SDS-PAGE.
    >95% by HPLC.
  • Expression system

    Escherichia coli
  • Accession

  • Protein length

    Full length protein
  • Animal free

    Yes
  • Nature

    Recombinant
    • Species

      Human
    • Sequence

      MHPIPDSSPL LQFGGQVRQR YLYTDDAQQT EAHLEIREDG TVGGAADQSP ESLLQLKALK PGVIQILGVK TSRFLCQRPD GALYGSLHFD PEACSFRELL LEDGYNVYQS EAHGLPLHLP GNKSPHRDPA PRGPARFLPL PGLPPALPEP PGILAPQPPD VGSSDPLSMV GPSQGRSPSY AS
    • Predicted molecular weight

      20 kDa
    • Amino acids

      29 to 209
    • Additional sequence information

      This product is for the mature full length protein. The signal peptide is not included.

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab217404 in the following tested applications.

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

  • Applications

    SDS-PAGE

    HPLC

    Functional Studies

  • Form

    Lyophilised
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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.

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

  • Reconstitution
    For lot specific reconstitution information please contact our Scientific Support Team.

General Info

  • Alternative names

    • FGF 21
    • FGF-21
    • Fgf21
    • FGF21_HUMAN
    • FGFL
    • Fibroblast growth factor 21
    • PRO10196
    • UNQ3115
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  • Function

    Stimulates glucose uptake in differentiated adipocytes via the induction of glucose transporter SLC2A1/GLUT1 expression (but not SLC2A4/GLUT4 expression). Activity requires the presence of KLB.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the heparin-binding growth factors family.
  • Cellular localization

    Secreted.
  • Information by UniProt

References

ab217404 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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