Technical Data
NP-1, Recombinant, Human (alpha Defensin-1, DEF1, DEFA1, DEFA2, HNP-1, HP1, HP-1, MGC138393, MRS)
Molecular Biology Storage: -20CShipping: Blue Ice
Defensin alpha 1, otherwise known as HNP-1, is a secreted cationic antimicrobial peptide and member of the alpha-defensin family, which plays an important role in the innate immune response against microbial infections.

Recombinant human Defensin alpha 1 expressed in E.coli

Determined by its ability to chemoattract immature dendritic cells using a concentration of 1.0-10.0ng/ml.

Suitable for use in Functional Assays. Other applications not tested.

Recommended Dilution:
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.

Storage and Stability:
Lyophilized powder may be stored at -20C. Stable for 12 months at -20C. Reconstitute with sterile 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: Human
Purity: ~98% by SDS PAGE and HPLC analysis. Endotoxin: 1EU/ug.
Form: Supplied as a lyophilized powder. Reconstitute with 200ul sterile dH2O .

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.