Growth Factors & Cytokines

Recombinant Human FGF-16

Product Details

Catalog Number: 100-29
Description:

FGF-16 is a heparin-binding growth factor that is a member of the FGF family. Proteins of this family play a central role during prenatal development, postnatal growth and regeneration of a variety of tissues, by promoting cellular proliferation and differentiation. FGF-16 signals through FGFR 2c and 3c. FGF-16 plays a role in the development of the central nervous system. Recombinant Human FGF-16 is a 23.6 kDa protein consisting of 206 amino acid residues.

Source: E.coli

Synonyms: Fibroblast Growth Factor-16, FGFG

AA Sequence: AEVGGVFASL DWDLHGFSSS LGNVPLADSP GFLNERLGQI EGKLQRGSPT DFAHLKGILR RRQLYCRTGF HLEIFPNGTV HGTRHDHSRF GILEFISLAV GLISIRGVDS GLYLGMNERG ELYGSKKLTR ECVFREQFEE NWYNTYASTL YKHSDSERQY YVALNKDGSP REGYRTKRHQ KFTHFLPRPV DPSKLPSMSR DLFHYR

Purity: ≥ 95% by SDS-PAGE gel and HPLC analyses.

Biological Activity: The ED50 as determined by the dose-dependent stimulation of thymidine uptake by BaF3 cells expressing FGF-receptors is ≤ 0.5 ng/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of ≥ 2 x 106 units/mg.

Note:

250μg is the largest vial size for this product.
Larger sizes supplied as multiple 250μg vials.

Cross Reactivity:
Mouse, N/A
Research Interest

Country Of Origin: USA

Research Use Only: Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.