Synthetic Isotocin is a 9 amino acid peptide corresponding to the natural product cleaved from the Isotocin-neurophysin IT 1 molecule and is responsible for contraction of smooth muscles. Isotocin is the teleost homolog of mammalian oxytocin and peptide sequence is conserved across multiple teleost species.
Purified synthetic peptide - liquid
Solid phase synthesis
See Buffer solution.
Amino Acid Sequence
96.7% by HPLC analysis >99% by TLC
Approx. Protein Concentrations
Total protein concentration 1.0 mg/ml
Reagents In The Kit
Preparing The Antibody
Store at -20oC only. Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended. This product should be stored undiluted. Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the protein. Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
This product has been reported to work in the following applications. This information is derived from testing within our laboratories, peer-reviewed publications or personal communications from the originators. Please refer to references indicated for further information. For general protocol recommendations, please visit the antibody protocols page.
Where this product has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrates the product for use in their own system using the appropriate negative/positive controls.