Technical Data
-Amyloid, 1-42
Molecular Biology Storage: -20°CShipping: Blue Ice
Major constituent of plaques and tangles that occur in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) patients

See A2275-74F1 for antisense, inactive peptide.

Sequence (linear): H2N-Asp-Ala-Glu-Phe-Arg-His-Asp-Ser-Gly-Tyr-Glu-Val-His-His-Gln-Lys-Leu-Val-Phe-Phe-Ala-Glu-Asp-Val-Gly-Ser-Asn-Lys-Gly-Ala-Ile-Ile-Gly-Leu-Met-Val-Gly-Gly-Val-Val-Ile-Ala-OH

Amino Acid Analysis: Confirms expected sequence

Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at 4°C for short-term only. Stable for 12 months at -20°C. Reconstitute to nominal volume (see reconstitution instructions for peptides) and store at -20°C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.

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Source: Synthetic
Purity: ~80-90% by HPLC analysis
Concentration: As reported
Form: Supplied as a lyophilized powder.

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.
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Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.