Prefoldin subunit 2, PFDN2, PFD2.
Prefoldin subunit 2 (PFDN2) belongs to the prefoldin beta subunit family. The PFDN2 protein is one of 6 subunits of prefoldin, which is a molecular chaperone complex that binds and stabilizes newly synthesized polypeptides, thus allowing them to fold correctly. PFDN2 binds specifically to cytosolic chaperonin (c-CPN) and transfers target proteins to it. PFDN2 also binds to a nascent polypeptide chain and promotes folding in an setting in which there are many competing pathways for nonnative proteins.
PFDN2 Human Recombinant fused with a 20 amino acid His tag at N-terminus produced in E.Coli is a single, non-glycosylated, polypeptide chain containing 174 amino acids (1-154 a.a.) and having a molecular mass of 18.8kDa. The PFDN2 is purified by proprietary chromatographic techniques.
Sterile Filtered colorless solution.
The PFDN2 solution (0.5 mg/ml) contains 20mM Tris-HCl buffer (pH8.0), 10% glycerol, 1mM DTT and 50mM NaCl.
Store at 4°C if entire vial will be used within 2-4 weeks.
Store, frozen at -20°C for longer periods of time.
For long term storage it is recommended to add a carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA).
Avoid multiple freeze-thaw cycles.
Greater than 90.0% as determined by SDS-PAGE.
Amino acid sequence
MGSSHHHHHH SSGLVPRGSH MAENSGRAGK SSGSGAGKGA VSAEQVIAGF NRLRQEQRGL ASKAAELEME LNEHSLVIDT LKEVDETRKC YRMVGGVLVE RTVKEVLPAL ENNKEQIQKI IETLTQQLQA KGKELNEFRE KHNIRLMGED EKPAAKENSE GAGAKASSAG VLVS.
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