Synonyms FGF9, fibroblast growth factor 9, HBGF-9, GAF, Glia-activating factor
Alternates names Fibroblast Growth Factor-9, GAF (Glia-activating factor), HBGF-9, Heparin-binding growth factor 9
Taglines A heparin binding growth factor, stimulating the proliferation and activation of cells expressing FGFR
NCBI Gene ID #. 25444
Gene Source Rat
Accession # P36364
Source E. coli
Activity (Specifications/test method) N/A
Biological activity The recombinant rat FGF-9 is fully biologically active when compared to standards. The ED₅₀, determined by the dose-dependent proliferation of BAF3 cells expressing FGF receptors is
Molecular Weight 23.3 kDa
Storage Temp. -20°C
Shelf Life 1 year
Appearance Lyophilized protein
Physical form description Lyophilized from 10 mM Tris, pH 7.8 + Ammmonium Sulfate.
Handling Centrifuge the vial prior to opening.
Usage For Research Use Only! Not to be used in humans
About Rats are used to make rat monoclonal anti mouse antibodies. There are less rat- than mouse clones however. Rats genes from rodents of the genus Rattus norvegicus are often studied in vivo as a model of human genes in Sprague-Dawley or Wistar rats.
Latin name Rattus norvegicus
Additional source Recombinants or rec. proteins
Short name FGF-9, recombinant
Alternative name FGF-9, rat recombinant
Alternative technique rec