100ug, 500ug, 1mg
$50.00 – $200.00
EGF is a potent growth factor that 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 through a receptor known as c-erbB, which is a class I tyrosine kinase receptor. This receptor also binds with TGF-α and VGF (vaccinia virus growth factor). Recombinant Human EGF is a 6.2 kDa globular protein containing 53 amino acid residues, including 3 intramolecular disulfide bonds.
Synonyms:Epidermal Growth Factor, Urogastrone, URG
AA Sequence:NSDSECPLSH DGYCLHDGVC MYIEALDKYA CNCVVGYIGE RCQYRDLKWW ELR
Purity:≥ 98% by SDS-PAGE gel and HPLC analyses.
The ED50 was determined by a cell proliferation assay using balb/c 3T3 cells is ≤ 0.1 ng/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of ≥ 1 x 107 units/mg
Cross Reactivity:Chicken, Cow, Hamster, Human, Human + Mouse, Monkey, Mouse, Pig, Rabbit, Rat, Salamander, Tunicate
Usage: FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY.
Note:The product is shipped at ambient temperature. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below.