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AFP protein :: a-Fetoprotein 60+% Protein

Scan QR to view Datasheet Catalog #    MBS634945 AFP protein
Unit / Price
1 mg  /  $630 +1 FREE 8GB USB
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 Product Name   

a-Fetoprotein 60+% (AFP), Protein

 Also Known As   

a-Fetoprotein, Human 60+% (AFP, Alpha1-fetoprotein, Alpha-fetoglobulin, Alpha-fetoprotein precursor, FETA, HPAFP)

 Product Gene Name   

AFP protein

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 Research Use Only    For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
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 Chromosome Location    Chromosome: 8; NC_010450.3 (73777748..73798926). Location: chromosome: 8
 3D Structure    ModBase 3D Structure for Q8MJ76
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 Host    Human cord serum
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 Purity/Purification    Purified
60% (SDS-PAGE). Contaminants: None Detected by reduced and non-reduced SDS-PAGE.
 Form/Format    Supplied as a liquid in PBS, pH 7.3, 0.1% sodium azide.
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 Preparation and Storage    May be stored at 4 degree C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20 degree C. Aliquots are stable for at least 6 months at -20 degree C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.
 Other Notes    Small volumes of AFP protein vial(s) may occasionally become entrapped in the seal of the product vial during shipment and storage. If necessary, briefly centrifuge the vial on a tabletop centrifuge to dislodge any liquid in the container`s cap. Certain products may require to ship with dry ice and additional dry ice fee may apply.
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Related Product Information for AFP protein

   AFP is normally synthesized in the liver, intestinal tract, and yolk sac of the fetus. Antibody to AFP has been shown to be useful in detecting hepatocellular carcinomas (HCC) and germ cell neoplasms, especially yolk sac tumors.
 Product Categories/Family for AFP protein    Molecular Biology; MB-Serum Proteins
 Application Notes for AFP protein    Suitable in immunological protocols or for use as a control or standard.
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NCBI/Uniprot data below describe general gene information for AFP. It may not necessarily be applicable to this product.
 NCBI GI #    21617495
 NCBI GeneID    397586
 NCBI Accession #    AAM66710.1 [Other Products]
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 UniProt Primary Accession #    Q8MJ76 [Other Products]
 UniProt Related Accession #    Q8MJ76 [Other Products]
 Molecular Weight    68,625 Da [Similar Products]
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 NCBI Official Full Name    alpha-fetoprotein
 NCBI Official Symbol    AFP [Similar Products]
 NCBI Protein Information    alpha-fetoprotein; alpha-fetoglobulin; alpha-1-fetoprotein
 UniProt Protein Name    Alpha-fetoprotein
 UniProt Synonym Protein Names   
Alpha-1-fetoprotein; Alpha-fetoglobulin
 Protein Family    Alpha-fetoprotein
 UniProt Gene Name    AFP [Similar Products]
 UniProt Entry Name    FETA_PIG
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 UniProt Comments for AFP    Function: Binds copper, nickel, and fatty acids as well as, and bilirubin less well than, serum albumin

By similarity.

Subunit structure: Dimeric and trimeric forms have been found in addition to the monomeric form

By similarity.

Subcellular location: Secreted

By similarity.

Tissue specificity: Plasma. Synthesized by the fetal liver and yolk sac.

Sequence similarities: Belongs to the ALB/AFP/VDB family.Contains 3 albumin domains.
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Products associated with AFP proteinPathways associated with AFP protein
 Reference Product  PubMed Publications
 AGP protein  >10 publications with AFP and AGP
 Products by Pathway  Pathway Diagram
 Hippo Signaling Pathway antibodies  Hippo Signaling Pathway Diagram
 Hippo Signaling Pathway antibodies  Hippo Signaling Pathway Diagram
Diseases associated with AFP proteinOrgans/Tissues associated with AFP protein
 Disease Name  Pubmed Publications
 Neoplasms Antibodies  >5066 publications with AFP and Neoplasms
 Carcinoma Antibodies  >3922 publications with AFP and Carcinoma
 Liver Diseases Antibodies  >3588 publications with AFP and Liver Diseases
 Liver Neoplasms Antibodies  >3505 publications with AFP and Liver Neoplasms
 Carcinoma, Hepatocellular Antibodies  >3212 publications with AFP and Carcinoma, Hepatocellular
 Adenocarcinoma Antibodies  >3105 publications with AFP and Adenocarcinoma
 Nervous System Diseases Antibodies  >1188 publications with AFP and Nervous System Diseases
 Liver Cirrhosis Antibodies  >993 publications with AFP and Liver Cirrhosis
 Neoplasm Metastasis Antibodies  >492 publications with AFP and Neoplasm Metastasis
 Neoplasms, Experimental Antibodies  >420 publications with AFP and Neoplasms, Experimental
 Organ/Tissue Name  Pubmed Publications
 Liver Antibodies  >4375 publications with AFP and Liver
 Lung Antibodies  >373 publications with AFP and Lung
 Embryonic Tissue Antibodies  >281 publications with AFP and Embryonic Tissue
 Muscle Antibodies  >193 publications with AFP and Muscle
 Intestine Antibodies  >68 publications with AFP and Intestine
 Thymus Antibodies  >24 publications with AFP and Thymus
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