Store vial at -20° C prior to opening. Aliquot contents and freeze at -20° C or below for extended storage. Avoid cycles of freezing and thawing. Centrifuge product if not completely clear after standing at room temperature. This product is stable for several weeks at 4° C as an undiluted liquid. Dilute only prior to immediate use.
Anti-Angiopoietin 1 is directed against mouse angiopoietin-1 and shows no reactivity with mouse angiopoietin-2. This reagent cross-reacts with human angiopoietin 1. Partially cross reactivity is noted with human angiopoietin 2.
Angiopoietins are proteins with important roles in vascular development and angiogenesis. All angiopoietins bind with similar affinity to an endothelial cell-specific tyrosine-protein kinase receptor. The protein encoded by this gene is a secreted glycoprotein that activates the receptor by inducing its tyrosine phosphorylation. It plays a critical role in mediating reciprocal interactions between the endothelium and surrounding matrix and mesenchyme. The protein also contributes to blood vessel maturation and stability, and may be involved in early development of the heart.
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Protein Aliases: ANG-1; Angiopoietin-1
Gene Aliases: 1110046O21Rik; AGP1; AGPT; Ang-1; ANG1; ANGPT1; KIAA0003
Molecular Function: signaling molecule