|Reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Calculated MW||11419 Da|
|Other Names||RETN, RETN1, ADSF, Adipocyte Secreted Factor , FIZZ3, FIZZ 3|
|Format||100 µg (0.5 mg/ml) affinity purified rabbit anti-human Resistin polyclonal antibody in phosphate buffered saline (PBS), pH 7.2, containing 30% glycerol, 0.5% BSA, 0.01% thimerosal.|
|Handling||The antibody solution should be gently mixed before use.|
|Precautions||Resistin Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Synonyms||FIZZ3, HXCP1, RSTN|
|Function||Hormone that seems to suppress insulin ability to stimulate glucose uptake into adipose cells. Potentially links obesity to diabetes.|
|Tissue Location||Expressed only in fatty tissues.|
Thousands of laboratories across the world have published research that depended on the performance of antibodies from Abgent to advance their research. Check out links to articles that cite our products in major peer-reviewed journals, organized by research category.
firstname.lastname@example.org, and receive a free "I Love Antibodies" mug.
Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
Resistin (also called adipose tissue-specific secretory factor, ADSF) is a member of the family of adipocyte secreted proteins. Resistin appears to act on skeletal muscle myocytes, hepatocytes, and adipocytes themselves, where it is s µggested to reduce insulin sensitivity leading to type 2 diabetes.
If you have used an Abgent product and would like to share how it has performed, please click on the "Submit Review" button and provide the requested information. Our staff will examine and post your review and contact you if needed.
If you have any additional inquiries please email technical services at email@example.com.