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Pure pokeweed mitogen, 1 mg

Pure pokeweed mitogen, 1 mg

$151.65

Key features and details

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.

SKU: 08780341

Synonyms
PWM; Pokeweed mitogen; Lectin from Phytolacca americana(pokeweed)
Molecular Weight:
32 kDa (sedimentation equilbrium) (Lit.)
Packaging size:
1 mg
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.

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.
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