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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™  PHC9631

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 Disclaimers

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

Catalog No. PHC9631

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Description & Specifications

Specifications

For Use With (Application) Cell Culture; Mammalian Cell Culture
Format Lyophilized
Molecular Weight 18.4kDa
Purification Method Sequential Chromatography
Purity 95%
Quantity 100μg
Source Human
Storage Requirements Store at 2° to 8°C.
Without Additives Carrier Protein
Structural Form Recombinant/Ligand
Protein Subtype EPO
Endotoxin Concentration <0.1ng/μg
Gene Alias EPO, Erythropoietin
Assays Proliferation of TF1 cells
Validated Application Cell Culture
Protein Family Growth Factors & Receptors
Expression System Mammalian
Biological Activity 0.8ng/mL

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

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