Description

  • Product name

    Recombinant rat IGF1 protein
    See all IGF1 proteins and peptides
  • Biological activity

    The activity is measured in a proliferation assay using FDC-P1 cells and is typically less than 100 ng/mL.

  • Purity

    > 95 % SDS-PAGE.
    ab198570 is greater or equal to 98% pure as assessed by HPLC and SDS-PAGE.
  • Endotoxin level

    >=1.000 Eu/µg
  • Expression system

    Escherichia coli
  • Accession

  • Protein length

    Full length protein
  • Animal free

    No
  • Nature

    Recombinant
    • Species

      Rat
    • Sequence

      GPETLCGAEL VDALQFVCGP RGFYFNKPTG YGSSIRRAPQ TGIVDECCFR SCDLRRLEMY CAPLKPTKSA
    • Predicted molecular weight

      8 kDa
    • Amino acids

      49 to 118
    • Additional sequence information

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

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab198570 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. Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle. For long term storage it is recommended to add a carrier protein on reconstitution (0.1% HSA or BSA).

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

  • Reconstitution
    Centrifuge vial before opening. When reconstituting the product, gently pipet and wash down the sides of the vial to ensure full recovery of the protein into solution. It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized product with sterile water at a concentration of 0.1 mg/mL.

General Info

  • Alternative names

    • IBP1
    • IGF I
    • IGF IA
    • IGF IB
    • IGF-I
    • Igf1
    • IGF1_HUMAN
    • IGF1A
    • IGFI
    • IGFIA
    • Insulin like growth factor 1
    • Insulin like growth factor 1 (somatomedin C)
    • Insulin like growth factor IA
    • Insulin like growth factor IB
    • Insulin-like growth factor I
    • Mechano growth factor
    • MGF
    • OTTHUMP00000195080
    • OTTHUMP00000195081
    • OTTHUMP00000195082
    • OTTHUMP00000195083
    • OTTHUMP00000195084
    • Somatomedia C
    • Somatomedin C
    • Somatomedin-C
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  • Function

    The insulin-like growth factors, isolated from plasma, are structurally and functionally related to insulin but have a much higher growth-promoting activity. May be a physiological regulator of [1-14C]-2-deoxy-D-glucose (2DG) transport and glycogen synthesis in osteoblasts. Stimulates glucose transport in rat bone-derived osteoblastic (PyMS) cells and is effective at much lower concentrations than insulin, not only regarding glycogen and DNA synthesis but also with regard to enhancing glucose uptake.
  • Involvement in disease

    Defects in IGF1 are the cause of insulin-like growth factor I deficiency (IGF1 deficiency) [MIM:608747]. IGF1 deficiency is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by growth retardation, sensorineural deafness and mental retardation.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the insulin family.
  • Cellular localization

    Secreted.
  • Information by UniProt

Images

  •  SDS PAGE analysis of ab198570 under non-reducing (-) and reducing (+) conditions. Stained with Coomassie Blue.

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Zhang W  et al. A Convenient In Vivo Model Using Small Interfering RNA Silencing to Rapidly Assess Skeletal Gene Function. PLoS One 11:e0167222 (2016). Read more (PubMed: 27893850) »
See 1 Publication for this product

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