Pokeweed mitogen from Phytolacca americana

Pokeweed mitogen from Phytolacca americana

Synonyms PWM; Pokeweed mitogen

SKU 087803-CF
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Product Description

Pokeweed mitogen (PWM) is extracted from pokeweed roots. This protein has hemagglutinating, leukoagglutinating, and mitogenic properties. PWM is not blood group specific, but has affinity for N-acetyl-β-D-glucosamine oligomers.

SKU 087803-CF
Alternate Names PWM; Pokeweed mitogen
Base Catalog Number 780331,780332
Formulation Details Lyophilized
Physical Appearance Lyophilized powder
Presentation Lyophilized powder
Solubility Soluble in phosphate buffered saline (1 mg/mL).
Specific Activity Shows agglutination when tested with human red blood cells.
Storage and Handling Store desiccated at 2-8°C. After reconstitution aliquot and store at -20°C.