This product is preservative free. It is recommended to add sodium azide to avoid contamination (final concentration 0.05%-0.1%).
Plays an important role in the regulation of embryonic development, cell proliferation, cell differentiation and cell migration. Required for normal brain, eye, ear and limb development during embryogenesis. Required for normal development of the gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) neuronal system. Plays a role in neurite outgrowth in hippocampal cells.
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Protein Aliases: AIGF; androgen-induced; Androgen-induced growth factor; FGF-8; Fibroblast growth factor 8; fibroblast growth factor 8 (androgen-induced); HBGF-8; Heparin-binding growth factor 8; MGC149376
Gene Aliases: AIGF; FGF-8; FGF8; HBGF-8; HH6; KAL6
UniProt ID: (Human) P55075
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 2253