Human/Mouse/Rat Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 (BMP-2) – Animal Free
Bone morphogenetic protein 2 (BMP-2 or BMP2) is a member of the bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) family and functions as a potent inducer of bone and cartilage development. BMP proteins are synthesized as large precursor molecules which are cleaved by proteolytic enzymes. Bioactive BMP-2 consists of forming a homodimer or a heterodimer with a related BMP, such as BMP-7. BMP-2 signals through type I and type II receptor tyrosine kinases in conjuction with SMAD proteins to directly promote osteoblast differentiation. BMP-2 is also important during cardiac development and supports epicardial cell migration.
This product is produced using Animal Free raw components and processes, in a non-mammalian system.
Ships ambient. Store frozen at -20 to -10°C
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