Protein argonaute-2, Argonaute2, hAgo2, Argonaute RISC catalytic component 2, Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2C 2, eIF-2C 2, eIF2C 2, PAZ Piwi domain protein, PPD, AGO2, EIF2C2, Protein slicer.
The Argonaute protein is part of the RISC or RNA-induced silencing complex, as so, the protein has a key part in the slicing processes of RNA. The RNA interference (RNAi) is being held by RISC. Small non-coding RNA fragments bond to the Argonaute proteins, through base pairing, eventually leads to the cleavage of messenger RNA or translation suppression.
AGO2 Human Recombinant produced in E.Coli is a single, non-glycosylated, polypeptide chain (a.a 1-859) containing 869 amino acids including a 10 a.a N-terminal His tag. The total molecular mass is 98.4kDa (calculated).
Filtered colorless solution.
AGO2 filltered solution in 50mM acetate buffer, pH 4.0 and 20% (w/v) glycerol.
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
MKHHHHHHAS MYSGAGPALA PPAPPPPIQG YAFKPPPRPD FGTSGRTIKL QANFFEMDIP KIDIYHYELD IKPEKCPRRV NREIVEHMVQ HFKTQIFGDR KPVFDGRKNL YTAMPLPIGR DKVELEVTLP GEGKDRIFKV SIKWVSCVSL QALHDALSGR LPSVPFETIQ ALDVVMRHLP SMRYTPVGRS FFTASEGCSN PLGGGREVWF GFHQSVRPSL WKMMLNIDVS ATAFYKAQPV IEFVCEVLDF KSIEEQQKPL TDSQRVKFTK EIKGLKVEIT HCGQMKRKYR VCNVTRRPAS HQTFPLQQES GQTVECTVAQ YFKDRHKLVL RYPHLPCLQV GQEQKHTYLP LEVCNIVAGQ RCIKKLTDNQ TSTMIRATAR SAPDRQEEIS KLMRSASFNT DPYVREFGIM VKDEMTDVTG RVLQPPSILY GGRNKAIATP VQGVWDMRNK QFHTGIEIKV WAIACFAPQR QCTEVHLKSF TEQLRKISRD AGMPIQGQPC FCKYAQGADS VEPMFRHLKN TYAGLQLVVV ILPGKTPVYA EVKRVGDTVL GMATQCVQMK NVQRTTPQTL SNLCLKINVK LGGVNNILLP QGRPPVFQQP VIFLGADVTH PPAGDGKKPS IAAVVGSMDA HPNRYCATVR VQQHRQEIIQ DLAAMVRELL IQFYKSTRFK PTRIIFYRDG VSEGQFQQVL HHELLAIREA CIKLEKDYQP GITFIVVQKR HHTRLFCTDK NERVGKSGNI PAGTTVDTKI THPTEFDFYL CSHAGIQGTS RPSHYHVLWD DNRFSSDELQ ILTYQLCHTY VRCTRSVSIP APAYYAHLVA FRARYHLVDK EHDSAEGSHT SGQSNGRDHQ ALAKAVQVHQ DTLRTMYFA.
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