Technical Data
MCAF, Recombinant, Human (MCP-1, Macrophage/Monocyte Chemotactic and Activating Factor)
Molecular Biology Storage: -20CShipping: Blue Ice
Recombinant human MCP-1 is a non-glycosylated polypeptide chain containing 76aa and having a molecular weight of ~8kD. The sequence of the first five N-terminal amino acids was determined to be Gln-Pro-Asp-Ala-Ile.

E. coli

Molecular Weight:

Biological Activity:
Determined by the ability of MCP-1 to chemoattract human monocytes using a concentration of 5-20ng/ml.

Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20C. Reconstitute with sterile buffer or ddH2O. Aliquot and store at -20C. Reconstituted product is stable for 6 months 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:
Source: E. coli
Purity: 98% pure (RP-HPLC and SDS-PAGE).
Form: Supplied as a lyophilized powder. Reconstitute using sterile deionized water to a concentration 100ug/ml.

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.