Katacalcin

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Synthetic Human Katacalcin

Product Type
Purified Protein
Product CodeApplicationsDatasheetMSDSPack SizeList PriceQuantity
5545-0202 E 0.1 mg
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.

Product Details

Target Species
Human
Product Form
Purified synthetic peptide - liquid
Preparation
Solid phase synthesis
Buffer Solution
Acetate buffer
Preservative Stabilisers
None
Purity
Purity: >95%
Approx. Protein Concentrations
1.0 mg/ml
Molecular Weight
2436.9 Da

Storage Information

Storage
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.
Shelf Life
18 months from date of despatch.

More Information

UniProt
P01258 Related reagents
Entrez Gene
CALCA Related reagents
GO Terms
GO:0002548 monocyte chemotaxis
GO:0005179 hormone activity
GO:0005615 extracellular space
GO:0007566 embryo implantation
GO:0016481 negative regulation of transcription
GO:0031716 calcitonin receptor binding
GO:0032147 activation of protein kinase activity
GO:0045762 positive regulation of adenylate cyclase activity
GO:0045779 negative regulation of bone resorption
GO:0051482 elevation of cytosolic calcium ion concentration involved in G-protein signaling coupled to IP3 second messenger
Regulatory
For research purposes only

Applications of Katacalcin

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.
Application Name Verified Min Dilution Max Dilution
ELISA
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.