|Calculated MW||21.2 kDa|
|Other Names||Fibroblast Growth Factor-18, zFGF5, FGFI, UNQ420/PRO856|
|Application Notes||Reconstitute in 5 mM Tris, pH 8.0 to a concentration of 0.1-1.0 mg/ml. This solution can then be diluted into other aqueous buffers and stored at 4°C for 1 week or –20°C for future use.|
|Storage||-20°C; Lyophilized from 10 mM Tris pH 8.0. The protein may appear as a haze or film, which you may not see at the bottom of the vial.|
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The FGFs plays an important role in regulating tissue growth, morphogenesis and tissue repair. FGF-18 is a newly discovered heparin binding growth factor that stimulates the proliferation and activation of cells that express FGF receptors. The human FGF-18 is a 21.2 kDa protein containing 182 amino acid residues.
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