SequenceA DNA sequence encoding the human beta NGF protein sequence (containing the signal peptide, pro-peptide and the mature beta NGF sequence) was expressed in modified human 293 cells. Theoretical peptide sequence:YAEHKSHRGEYSVCDSESLWVTDKSSAIDIRGHQVTVLGEIKTGNSPVKQYFYETRCKEARPVKNGCRGIDDKHWNSQCKTSQTYVRALTSENNKLVGWRWIRIDTSCVCALSRKIGRT
Purity Description>95%, as determined by SDS-PAGE and visualized by silver stain
Purity %> 95%
FormatWhen reconstituted in 0.5 mL sterile phosphate-buffered saline, the solution will contain 1% human serum albumin (HSA) and 10% trehalose.
Reconstitution InstructionsReconstitute with sterile-filtered phosphate-buffered saline to a concentration of 20 µg/mL.
Storage InstructionsLyophilized products should be stored at 2 to 8°C. Following reconstitution short-term storage at 2-8°C is recommended, and longer-term storage of aliquots at -18 to -20°C. Repeated freeze thawing is not recommended.
Batch NumberPlease see item label.
Expiration Date12 months after date of receipt (unopened vial).
Alternative NamesBeta-nerve growth factor; beta-NGF; NGFB;
Scientific BackgroundNerve growth factor (NGF) is important for the development and maintenance of the sympathetic and sensory nervous systems. It stimulates division and differentiation of sympathetic and embryonic sensory neurons.