Growth Factors & Cytokines

Recombinant Rat Prolactin

Product Details

Catalog Number: 400-27
Description:

Prolactin is a neuroendocrine hormone secreted by the pituitary gland. Its primary function is to promote and maintain lactation during pregnancy and suckling. In addition, prolactin plays an immunoegulatory role by stimulating the activities of ornithine decarboxylase and protein kinase C, which are important for the proliferation, differentiation, and function of lymphocytes. Recombinant Rat Prolactin is a 22.6 kDa globular protein containing 198 amino acid residues.

Source: E.coli

Synonyms: Mammotropin, Luterotropic hormone, Lutetropin

AA Sequence: MLPVCSGGDC QTPLPELFDR VVMLSHYIHT LYTDMFIEFD KQYVQDREFI AKAINDCPTS SLATPEDKEQ AQKVPPEVLL NLILSLVHSW NDPLFQLITG LGGIHEAPDA IISRAKEIEE QNKRLLEGIE KIISQAYPEA KGNEIYLVWS QLPSLQGVDE ESKDLAFYNN IRCLRRDSHK VDNYLKFLRC QIVHKNNC

Purity: ≥ 98% by SDS-PAGE gel and HPLC analyses.

Biological Activity: Determined by its ability to induce the proliferation of rat Nb2-11 cells in the concentration range of 0.1-1.0 ng/ml.

Research Interest

Country Of Origin: USA

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