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IGFBP 5 Human

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  • IGFBP 5 Human
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein-5 Human Recombinant
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Catalogue number

CYT-464

Synonyms

IGFBP-5, IBP-5, IGF-binding protein 5.

Introduction

IGFBP5 is a member of the insulin-like growth factor binding protein (IGFBP) family and encodes a protein with an IGFBP domain and a thyroglobulin type-I domain. The protein forms a ternary complex with insulin-like growth factor acid-labile subunit (IGFALS) and either insulin-like growth factor (IGF) I or II. In this form, it circulates in the plasma, prolonging the half-life of IGFs and altering their interaction with cell surface receptors. Alternate transcriptional splice variants, encoding different isoforms, have been characterized.

Description

IGFBP5 Human Recombinant produced in E.Coli is non-glycosylated homodimer containing 2x252 amino acids and having a molecular mass of 28.6kDa.
IGFBP5 is purified by proprietary chromatographic techniques.

Source

Escherichia Coli.

Physical Appearance

Sterile Filtered White lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder.

Formulation

IBP-5 was lyophilized from a concentrated (1mg/ml) solution containing 10mM sodium Citrate pH-3.

Solubility

It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein-5 in sterile 18MΩ-cm H2O not less than 100µg/ml, which can then be further diluted to other aqueous solutions.

Stability

Lyophilized IBP5 although stable at room temperature for 3 weeks, should be stored desiccated below -18°C. Upon reconstitution IGFBP 5 should be stored at 4°C between 2-7 days and for future use below -18°C.
For long term storage it is recommended to add a carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA).
Please prevent freeze-thaw cycles.

Purity

Greater than 96.0% as determined by:
(a) Analysis by RP-HPLC.
(b) Analysis by SDS-PAGE.

Amino acid sequence

LGSFVHCEPC DEKALSMCPP SPLGCELVKE PGCGCCMTCA LAEGQSCGVY TERCAQGLRC LPRQDEEKPL HALLHGRGVC LNEKSYREQV KIERDSREHE EPTTSEMAEE TYSPKIFRPK HTRISELKAE AVKKDRRKKL TQSKFVGGAE NTAHPRIISA PEMRQESEQG PCRRHMEASL QELKASPRMV PRAVYLPNCD RKGFYKRKQC KPSRGRKRGI CWCVDKYGMK LPGMEYVDGD FQCHTFDSSN VE.

Biological Activity

The ED50, calculated by its ability to inhibit IGF-II induced proliferation of MCF-7. The expected ED50 for this effect is < 0.4µg/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of > 2500 IU/mg in the presence of 15ng/ml of rHuIGF-II.

References

Title:Effects of Dietary Carbohydrate Modification
in Persons with the Metabolic Syndrome
- A Transcriptomics Approach in Adipose Tissue
Publication:Department of Clinical Nutrition, Food and Health Research Centre
Institute of Public Health and Clinical Nutrition
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Eastern Finland Kuopio 2010
Link:http://epublications.uef.fi/pub/urn_isbn_978-952-61-0024-1/urn_isbn_978-952-61-0024-1.pdf

Usage

ProSpec's products are furnished for LABORATORY RESEARCH USE ONLY. The product may not be used as drugs, agricultural or pesticidal products, food additives or household chemicals.

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