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Recombinant Rat Defb4

Cat.No. : Defb4-8655R
Product Overview : Recombinant Rat Defb4 was expressed in E. coli.
Description : Defensins (alpha and beta) are cationic peptides with a broad spectrum of antimicrobial activity that comprise an important arm of the innate immune system. The α-defensins are distinguished from the β-defensins by the pairing of their three disulfide bonds. To date, four rat β-defensins have been identified; BD-1, BD-2, BD-3 and BD-4. The β-defensin proteins are expressed as the C-terminal portion of precursors and are released by proteolytic cleavage of a signal sequence. β-defensins contain a six-cysteine motif that forms three intra-molecular disulfide bonds. β-defensins are 3-5 kDa peptides ranging in size from 33-47 amino acid residues. BD-4 is expressed in testis, stomach, uterus, neutrophils, thyroid, lung and kidney.
Source : E. coli
Species : Rat
Form : Lyophilized from a 0.2 μm filtered concentrated solution in 10 mM PB, pH 7.4, 500mM NaCl.
Bio-activity : Fully biologically active when compared to standard. The biologically active determined by a chemotaxis bioassay using human monocytes is in a concentration range of 0.1-100.0 ng/ml.
Molecular Mass : Approximately 4.4 KDa, a single non-glycosylated polypeptide chain containing 41 amino acids.
Endotoxin : Less than 1EU/μg of rRtBD-4 as determined by LAL method.
Purity : >95% by SDS-PAGE and HPLC analyses.
Storage : This lyophilized preparation is stable at 2-8°C, but should be kept at -20°C for long term storage, preferably desiccated. Upon reconstitution, the preparation is stable for up to one week at 2-8°C. For maximal stability, apportion the reconstituted preparation into working aliquots and store at -20°C to -70°C. Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles.
Reconstitution : We recommend that this vial be briefly centrifuged prior to opening to bring the contents to the bottom. Reconstitute in sterile distilled water or aqueous buffer containing 0.1% BSA to a concentration of 0.1-1.0 mg/ml. Stock solutions should be apportioned into working aliquots and stored at
Gene Name : Defb4 defensin beta 4 [ Rattus norvegicus ]
Official Symbol : Defb4
Synonyms : DEFB4; defensin beta 4; beta-defensin 4; BD-2; BD-4; RBD-2; RBD-4; beta defensin-2; defensin beta 3; Defb2; Defb3;
Gene ID : 64389
mRNA Refseq : NM_022544
Protein Refseq : NP_071989

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