PA1-20178 detects Angiopoietin 2 in human samples.
PA1-20178 has been successfully used in ELISA and Western blot procedures.
The PA1-20178 immunogen is recombinant, full length, human Angiopoietin 2.
Store product as a concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening the vial. For short-term storage (1-2 weeks), product can be stored at 4°C. For long-term storage, aliquot and store product at -20° C or below, avioiding multiple freeze-thaw cycles.
Angiopoietin 2 and angiopoietin 1 have an N-terminal coiled-coil domain and a C-terminal fibrinogen-like domain. The coiled coil domains mediate ligand homo-oligomerization and the fibrinogen-like domains mediate ligand activity. Recombinant human angiopoietin 2 has a molecular mass of approximately 66 kDa in SDS-PAGE under reducing and non-reducing conditions. Angiopoietin 2 probably acts as a natural antagonist for Ang1 and Tie2 both in vivo and in vitro. In adult mice and humans, angiopoietin 2 is expressed at sites of vascular remodeling.
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Protein Aliases: AGPT2; ANG-2; ANG2; Angiopoietin-2; angiopoietin-2a; angiopoietin-2B; Tie2-ligand
Gene Aliases: AGPT2; ANG2; ANGPT2
UniProt ID: (Human) O15123
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 285
Molecular Function: signaling molecule