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Gibco™ EGF Recombinant Mouse Protein DFS Item

Recombinant Mouse Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF) is a bioactive protein intended for use in cell culture applications

Manufacturer: gibco™  LSPMG8045

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For Research Use Only. Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.

Catalog No. PMG8045

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Description & Specifications


Storage Requirements This lyophilized preparation is stable at 2° to 8°C, but should be kept at –20°C for long term storage, preferably desiccated. Upon reconstitution, the preparation is stable for up to one week at 2° to 8°C. For maximal stability, apportion the reconstituted preparation into working aliquots and store at –20°C. Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles.
Purification Method Sequential Chromatography
Gene ID (Entrez) AAS83395, P01133
Source Mouse
Structural Form Full Length/Recombinant/Ligand
Endotoxin Concentration Very Low
Expression System E. coli
Gene Alias EGF, Pro-epidermal growth factor precursor, epidermal growth factor
For Use With (Application) Cell Culture; Mammalian Cell Culture; Primary Cell Culture; Keratinocyte Culture; Corneal Epithelial Cell Culture; Mammary Epithelial Cell Culture
Without Additives Carrier Protein
Protein Length 53 aa
Protein Tag Untagged
Quantity 25μg
Molecular Weight 6kDa
Format Lyophilized
Purity 95%
Gene Symbol EGF
Validated Application Cell Culture
Accession Number AAS83395, P01133
Protein Subtype EGF (Epidermal Growth Factor)
Protein Family Growth Factors & Receptors

EGF has a profound effect on the differentiation of specific cells in vivo and is a potent mitogenic factor for a variety of cultured cells of both ectodermal and mesodermal origin.

  • High purity: no interference from other proteins or contaminants
  • High biological activity: more results with less protein
  • Proven compatibility: Gibco proteins bioassayed with Gibco media
  • High Purity Recombinant Bioactive Protein: to help ensure Gibco growth factors are of the highest quality, each protein is analyzed for purity along with structural homogeneity to ensure a biologically active protein
  • High Biological Activity: in-house activity testing of Gibco Recombinant Proteins includes cell proliferation, cytotoxicity, chemotaxis, calcium flux, secondary cytokine up-regulation, induction of surface antigen expression, anti-viral, and protease assays; specific activity is determined by measuring the dose-dependent proliferation of BALB/c 3T3 cells
  • This product is supplied lyophilized, carrier-free

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