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MTDH Human

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  • MTDH Human
  • Metadherin Human Recombinant
  • Shipped at Room temp.

Catalogue number

PRO-2290

Synonyms

Metadherin, Lysine-Rich CEACAM1 Co-Isolated Protein, Astrocyte Elevated Gene-1 Protein, Metastasis Adhesion Protein, Astrocyte Elevated Gene 1, 3D3/LYRIC, AEG-1, LYRIC, AEG1, LYRIC/3D3, 3D3, MTDH.

Introduction

Metadherin (MTDH) downregulates SLC1A2/EAAT2 promoter activity when expressed ectopically. MTDH activates the nuclear factor kappa-B (NF-kappa-B) transcription factor. Furthermore, MTDH promotes anchorage-independent growth of immortalized melanocytes and astrocytes which is a central component in tumor cell expansion. In addition, MTDH promotes lung metastasis and also has an effect on bone and brain metastasis, possibly by enhancing the seeding of tumor cells to the target organ endothelium. Metadherin also induces chemoresistance.

Description

Metadherin Human Recombinant produced in E.Coli is a single, non-glycosylated, polypeptide chain (Val271-Asn456) containing 196 amino acids including a 10 aa His tag at N-terminus. The total calculated molecular mass is 21.5kDa.

Source

Escherichia Coli.

Physical Appearance

Filtered White lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder.

Formulation

MTDH was filtered (0.4µm) and lyophilized in 20mM Tris buffer and 50mM NaCl, pH 7.5.

Solubility

It is recommended to add deionized water to prepare a working stock solution of approximately 0.5mg/ml and let the lyophilized pellet dissolve completely. MTDH is not sterile! Please filter the product by an appropriate sterile filter before using it in the cell culture.

Stability

Store lyophilized protein at -20°C. Aliquot the product after reconstitution to avoid repeated freezing/thawing cycles. Reconstituted protein can be stored at 4°C for a limited period of time; it does not show any change after two weeks at 4°C.

Amino acid sequence

MKHHHHHHASVSSGLNENLT VNGGGWNEKS VKLSSQISAG EEKWNSVSPA SAGKRKAEPS AWSQDTGDAN TNGKDWGRSW SDRSIFSGIG STAEPVSQST TSDYQWDVSR NQPYIDDEWS GLNGLSSADP NSDWNAPAEE WGNWVDEERA SLLKSQEPIP DDQKVSDDDK EKGEGALPTG KSKKKKKKKK KQGEDN.

Purity

Greater than 90.0% as determined by SDS-PAGE.

Safety Data Sheet

Usage

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