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Pure pokeweed mitogen, 1 mg

Pure pokeweed mitogen, 1 mg

Synonyms PWM; Pokeweed mitogen; Lectin from Phytolacca americana(pokeweed)

Molecular Weight: 32 kDa (sedimentation equilbrium) (Lit.)

Packaging size: 1 mg

SKU 08780341
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Description

Product Description

Product lectin is pure Phytolacca americana from Pokeweed. Pure pokeweed mitogen is used in mitogenic assays. It has variety of applications in vitro like blood grouping and erythrocyte polyagglutination studies, mitogenic stimulation of lymphocytes, lymphocyte subpopulation studies, fractionation of cells and other particles, histochemical studies of normal and pathological conditions. Pokeweed mitogen has specificity for sugar chains containing a di-N-Acetylchitobiose moiety such as is found on "band-3 glycoprotein" from human erythrocytes. Di-N-acetylchitobiose and tri-N-acetylchitobiose inhibit agglutination activity of the lectin.

Application Notes

Pure pokeweed mitogen is used in mitogenic assays. It has variety of applications in vitro like blood grouping and erythrocyte polyagglutination studies, mitogenic stimulation of lymphocytes, lymphocyte subpopulation studies, fractionation of cells and other particles, histochemical studies of normal and pathological conditions.

Usage Statement

Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.

Key Applications

Immunoassays | Mitogenic assay

Specifications
SKU 08780341
Alternate Names PWM; Pokeweed mitogen; Lectin from Phytolacca americana(pokeweed)
Application Notes Pure pokeweed mitogen is used in mitogenic assays. It has variety of applications in vitro like blood grouping and erythrocyte polyagglutination studies, mitogenic stimulation of lymphocytes, lymphocyte subpopulation studies, fractionation of cells and other particles, histochemical studies of normal and pathological conditions.
Base Catalog Number 780341
Formulation Details Lyophilized
Molecular Weight 32 kDa (sedimentation equilbrium) (Lit.)
Pack Size 1 mg
Protein or Enzyme Type Other Proteins, Enzymes Peptides
Solubility Soluble in phosphate buffered saline (1 mg/mL).
Source Phytolacca americana(pokeweed)
Specific Activity Less than 0.5 mg/mL will agglutinate neuraminidase treated human red blood cells.
Usage Statement Unless specified otherwise, MP Biomedical's products are for research or further manufacturing use only, not for direct human use. For more information, please contact our customer service department.