Technical Data
044805
FGF-21, Recombinant, Mouse, (His) (Fibroblast Growth Factor 21)
10ug
Growth Factors, Cytokines Storage: 4C/-20CShipping: Blue Ice
FGF-21 (Fibroblast growth factor 21) stimulates glucose uptake in differentiated adipocytes via the induction of glucose transporter SLC2A1/GLUT1 expression (but not SLC2A4/GLUT4 expression). Activity requires the presence of betaKlotho.

Sequence:
Mouse FGF-21 (aa 1-210) is fused at the C-terminus to a His-tag.

Storage and Stability:
Short-term Storage: +4C
Long-term Storage: -20C
Working aliquots are stable for up to 3 months when stored at -20C.

Molecular Weight:
~22kD (SDS-PAGE)
Source: Mouse, HEK 293 cells
Purity: >90% (SDS-PAGE)
Concentration: 0.5mg/ml
Form: Supplied as a liquid from a 0.2um-filtered solution in PBS, pH 7.2.

Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.