Glucagon Human

Product Name: Glucagon Human

Product No: HOR-237

Synonym(s): Glucagon Human Recombinant, GLP1, GLP2, GRPP.

One-Letter-Code: The sequence of the first five N-terminal amino acids was determined and was found to be His-Ser-Gln-Gly-Thr.

Description: Glucagon Human Recombinant produced in E.Coli is a single, non-glycosylated, polypeptide chain containing 29 amino acids and having a molecular mass of 3483 Dalton. The Glucagon 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:(a) Analysis by RP-HPLC.(b) Analysis by SDS-PAGE.

Stability: Lyophilized Glucagon although stable at room temperature for 3 weeks, should be stored at 40C.For long term storage it is recommended to add a carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA).

Biological Activity: The activity is determind by comparing, under certain conditions, the hyperglycemic effect it produces with that produced by the international standard or by reference preparation calibrated in IU and is found to be 1 IU/mg.

Solubility: It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilized Glucagon sterile 18MOmega-cm H2O not less than 100 µg/ml, which can then be further diluted to other aqueous solutions.

Special Note(s): ProSpec's products are furnished for LABORATORY RESEARCH USE ONLY. The product may not be used as drugs, agricultural or pesticidal products, food additives or household chemicals.