Human EGF recombinant Protein

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Product Overview, Sizes and Prices

 

Protein

Synonyms: Epidermal growth factor, EGF, URG, HOMG4, Urogastrone.

Source: E. coli

Biological activity: ≥ 2.0 x 105 units/mg

Purity: ≥ 95 % (SDS-PAGE, HPLC)

Physical state: Lyophilized

Manufacturer:  Active Bioscience

Article No. Size Price  
1325.950.100 100 g 60 €
1325.950.200 200 g 90 €
1325.950.500 500 g 150 €
1325.950.199 1 mg 180 €

Please inquire for other vial sizes and custom vialing.

 

 

Product Details

Synonyms

Epidermal growth factor, EGF, URG, HOMG4, Urogastrone.

 

Description of Human EGF

Recombinant human Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) is a 6.35 kDa globular protein containing 54 amino acid residues including 3 intramolecular disulfide-bonds. EGF is a potent growth factor, which stimulates the proliferation of various epidermal and epithelial cells. Additionally, EGF has been shown to inhibit gastric secretion, and to be involved in wound healing. EGF signals trough a receptor known as c-erbB, which is a class I tyrosine kinase receptor. This receptor also binds with TGF-alpha and VGF (vaccinia virus growth factor). Biological activities ascribed to EGF include epithelial development, angiogenesis, inhibition of gastric acid secretion, fibroblast proliferation and colony formation of epidermal cells in culture.

 

Biological Activity

The ED50 of ≤ 5 ng/ml was determined by its ability to stimulate the proliferation of primary NHDF cells. It corresponds to a specific activity of ≥ 2.0 x 105 units/mg. This corresponds to an activity of ≥ 1.0 x 107 units/mg in a mouse BALB/c 3T3 assay.

 

Reconstitution

We recommend a quick spin followed by reconstitution in sterile filtered water to a concentration of at least 100g/ml. Do not vortex. This solution can be stored at 2-8C for up to 1 week. For extended storage, it is recommended to further dilute in a buffer - if possible - containing a carrier (example 5% Trehalose) and store in working aliquots at -20C to -80C.

 

Stability

The lyophilized protein is stable at room temperature for up to 1 month, at 4C for up to 6 months, and below -20C until expiry date. Reconstituted protein is stable for at least 12 months when stored in working aliquots with a carrier at -20C to -80C. Please avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.

 

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Amino Acid Sequence

MNSDSECPLS HDGYCLHDGV CMYIEALDKY ACNCVVGYIG ERCQYRDLKW WELR

 

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