Technical Data
K0201
Keratinocyte Growth Factor, Recombinant Human (KGF, Fibroblast Growth Factor 7, FGF-7)
2ug
10ug
Molecular Biology Storage: -20CShipping: RT
Keratinocyte Growth Factor (KGF) is a potent mitogen for keratinocytes and epithelial cells. Human KGF is a 18.9kD protein containing 163 amino acid residues.

Biological Activity:
ED50 was determined by the dose- dependent stimulation of thymidine uptake by KGF-responsive BaF3 cells to be 10ng/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of 1x10e5 units/mg.

Amino Acid Sequence:
CNDMTPEQM ATNVNCSSP ERHTRSYDY MEGGDIRVR RLFCRTQWY LRIDKRGKV KGTQEMKNN YNIMEIRTV AVGIVAIKG VESEFYLAM NKEGKLYAK KECNEDCNF KELILENHY NTYASAKWT HNGGEMFVA LNQKGIPVR GKKTKKEQK TAHFLPMAI T

Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20C. Stable for 12 months after receipt at -20C. Reconstitute with sterile PBS. 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:
18.9kD
Source: E. coli
Purity: ~90% by SDS-PAGE and HPLC Endotoxin: 0.1ng/ug
Form: Supplied as a lyophilized powder from PBS, pH 7.0. Reconstituted with PBS to 0.1-1mg/ml. Do not vortex. This solution can then be diluted into other aqueous solutions.

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.