Mouse Platelet Derived Growth Factor AA (PDGF AA)
Platelet-Derived Growth Factor (PDGF) is a mitogenic peptide growth hormone carried in the alpha-granules of platelets and is released when platelets adhere to traumatized tissues. Connective tissue cells near the traumatized region respond by initiating the process of replication. The synthesis of PDGF can be induced by IL-1, IL-6, TNF-α, TGF-β and EGF. Recombinant mouse PDGF-AA is a non-gylcosylated disulfide-linked homodimer. It is comprised of two 126 amino acid proteins, each with a total molecular weight of 28.9 kDa.
Ships ambient. Store frozen at -20 to -10C.
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