Technical Data
-Amyloid, aa40-1
Molecular Biology Storage: -20CShipping: Blue Ice
Inactive control against Ab [1-40]

H2N-Val-Val-Gly-Gly-Val-Met-Leu-Gly-Ile-Ile-Ala-Gly-Lys-Asn-Ser-Gly-Val-Asp- Glu-Ala-Phe-Phe-Val-Leu-Lys-Gln-His-His-Val-Glu-Tyr-Gly-Ser-Asp-His-Arg-Phe- Glu-Ala-Asp-OH

Molecular Weight:

Amino Acid Analysis and Identity:
Confirms expected sequence

Peptide Content: 70.1 4%


Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20C. Stable for 12 months at -20C. Reconstitute with sterile buffer. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.

Molecular Weight:
Purity: ~95% (HPLC)
Concentration: Not determined
Form: Supplied as a lyophilized powder in Trifluoroacetate salt. Reconstitute with buffer solution.

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.