Human Katacalcin, also known as Calcitonin precursor peptide, is a member of the calcitonin gene family. Katacalcin is a calcium-lowering hormone that can significantly lower plasma calcium levels.
- Target Species
- Product Form
- Purified synthetic peptide - liquid
- Solid phase synthesis
- Buffer Solution
- Acetate buffer
- Preservative Stabilisers
- Approx. Protein Concentrations
- 1.0 mg/ml
- Protein Molecular Weight
- 2,437 Da
- Store at -70oC.
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.
- 12 months from date of despatch
- Entrez Gene
- GO Terms
negative regulation of transcription
calcitonin receptor binding
activation of protein kinase activity
positive regulation of adenylate cyclase activity
negative regulation of bone resorption
elevation of cytosolic calcium ion concentration involved in G-protein signaling coupled to IP3 second messenger
- For research purposes only
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.
Applications of Katacalcin
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 appropriate negative/positive controls.
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