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ICAM1 Human HEK

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  • ICAM1 Human HEK
  • Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1 Human Recombinant HEK
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Catalogue number

PRO-1643

Synonyms

Intercellular adhesion molecule 1, ICAM-1, Major group rhinovirus receptor, CD54 antigen, ICAM1, BB2, CD54, P3.58.

Introduction

ICAM-1 also called CD54 is a single chain membrane glycoprotein expressed on the surface of a variety of non-haematopoietic and haematopoietic cell types and has roles in signal transduction, cell signaling and lymphocyte adhesion. ICAM1 binds to integrins such as CD11a / CD18, or CD11b / CD18. ICAM1 is also used by Rhinovirus as a receptor. ICAM-1 is an intercellular adhesion molecule constantly present in low concentrations in the membranes of leukocytes and endothelial cells. When stimulated by cytokine the concentrations significantly increase. ICAM-1 can be stimulated by interleukin-1 (IL-1) and tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNFA) and is expressed by the vascular endothelium, macrophages and lymphocytes. ICAM-1 is a ligand for LFA-1 which is a receptor found on leukocytes. Upon activation, leukocytes bind to endothelial cells via ICAM-1/LFA-1 and then transmigrate into tissues.
ICAM-1 is implicated in subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). Levels of ICAM-1 are shown to be notably elevated in patients with SAH.
Soluble ICAM-1 is detectable in the plasma and is elevated in patients with various inflammatory conditions.

Description

ICAM1 Human Recombinant produced by mammalian expression system in human cells is a single polypeptide chain containing 461 amino acids (28-480). ICAM1 is fused to an 8 amino acid His-tag at C-terminus & purified by proprietary chromatographic techniques.

Source

HEK293 cells.

Physical Appearance

Sterile Filtered White lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder.

Formulation

ICAM1 was lyophilized from a 0.2 µM filtered solution of 20mM PB and 150mM NaCl, pH 7.2.

Solubility

It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized ICAM1 in 1xPBS to a concentration no less than 100 µg/ml, which can then be further diluted to other aqueous solutions.

Stability

Lyophilized ICAM1 although stable at room temperature for 3 weeks, should be stored desiccated below -18°C. Upon reconstitution ICAM1 should be stored at 4°C between 2-7 days and for future use below -18°C.
Please prevent freeze-thaw cycles.

Purity

Greater than 95% as determined by SDS-PAGE.

Amino acid sequence

QTSVSPSKVILPRGGSVLVTCSTSCDQPKLLGIETPLPKKELLLPGNNRKVYELSNVQE
DSQPMCYSNCPDGQSTAKTFLTVYWTPERVELAPLPSWQPVGKNLTLRCQVEGGAPRANL
TVVLLRGEKELKREPAVGEPAEVTTTVLVRRDHHGANFSCRTELDLRPQGLELFENTSAP
YQLQTFVLPATPPQLVSPRVLEVDTQGTVVCSLDGLFPVSEAQVHLALGDQRLNPTVTYGN
DSFSAKASVSVTAEDEGTQRLTCAVILGNQSQETLQTVTIYSFPAPNVILTKPEVSEGTEV
TVKCEAHPRAKVTLNGVPAQPLGPRAQLLLKATPEDNGRSFSCSATLEVAGQLIHKNQTRELR
VLYGPRLDERDCPGNWTWPENSQQTPMCQAWGNPLPELKCLKDGTFPLPIGESVTVTRDLEGTYL
CRARSTQGEVTRKVTVNVLSPRYEVDHHHHHH.

Safety Data Sheet

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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