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Gibco™ EPO Recombinant Human Protein DFS Item


Erythropoietin (EPO) is a bioactive protein intended for use in cell culture applications

Manufacturer: gibco™  PHC2054

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 Disclaimers

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

Catalog No. PHC2054

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Description & Specifications

Specifications

For Use With (Application) Cell Culture; Mammalian Cell Culture; Cell Analysis; Cell Viability, Proliferation & Function; Primary Cell Culture; Neuronal Cell Culture; Stem Cell Research; Stem Cell Culture; Stem Cell Differentiation; Hematopoietic Stem Cell Culture; Neural Stem
Format Lyophilized
Gene ID (Entrez) 2056
Molecular Weight 30.4kDa
Purification Method Sequential Chromatography
Purity 98%
Quantity 500 IU
Source Human
Storage Requirements Store at -5° to -30°C.
Without Additives Carrier Protein
Structural Form Recombinant/Ligand
Protein Subtype EPO
Endotoxin Concentration <0.1ng/μg
Gene Alias EPO
Validated Application Cell Culture
Protein Family Growth Factors & Receptors
Expression System Mammalian
Protein Length 165 aa

Erythropoietin is a member of the EPO/TPO family. It regulates red cell production by promoting erythroid differentiation and initiating hemoglobin synthesis. This protein also has neuroprotective activity against a variety of potential brain injuries and antiapoptotic functions in several tissue types.

  • 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 in vivo bioassay measuring dose-dependent increase in reticulocyte count with normocythaemic mice
  • Proven Compatibility: Gibco proteins are bioassayed with Gibco media

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