Insulin Human

Product Name: Insulin Human

Product No: CYT-270

Synonym(s): Insulin Human Recombinant

Description: Insulin Human Recombinant produced in E.Coli is a two chain, non-glycosylated polypeptide chain containing 51 amino acids and having a molecular mass of 5807 Dalton. Insulin is purified by proprietary chromatographic techniques.

Protein Derived From: Escherichia Coli.

Physical Appearance: Sterile Filtered White lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder.

Purity: Greater than 98.0% as determined by RP-HPLC analysis.

Stability: Lyophilized Insulin although stable at room temperature for 3 weeks, should be stored desiccated below -18°C. Upon reconstitution Insulin should be stored at 4°C between 2-7 days and for future use below -18°C.For long term storage it is recommended to add a carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA).Please prevent freeze-thaw cycles.

Biological Activity: The Biological Activity was determined to be 28 units/mg.

Solubility: It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized Insulin in sterile 0.005N HCl not more than 1 mg/ml.

References: Title: PI3K integrates the effects of insulin and leptin on large-conductance Ca2+-activated K+ channels in neuropeptide Y neurons of the hypothalamic arcuate nucleusPublication: American Journal of Physiology-Endocrinology and Metabolism 298.2 (2010): E193-E201.Link:http://ajpendo.physiology.org/content/298/2/E193.shorty

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