|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||1:10-1:50|
|Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin) (IHC (P))||1:10-1:50|
|Western Blot (WB)||1:1000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Mouse|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 25-54 amino acids from the N-terminal region of human GCG|
|Purification||Size-exclusion - Dialysis, Ammonium sulfate precipitation|
|Contains||0.09% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
GCG is actually a preproprotein that is cleaved into four distinct mature peptides. One of these, glucagon, is a pancreatic hormone that counteracts the glucose-lowering action of insulin by stimulating glycogenolysis and gluconeogenesis. Glucagon is a ligand for a specific G-protein linked receptor whose signalling pathway controls cell proliferation. Two of the other peptides are secreted from gut endocrine cells and promote nutrient absorption through distinct mechanisms. Finally, the fourth peptide is similar to glicentin, an active enteroglucagon.
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Protein Aliases: GCG; Glicentin; Glicentin-related polypeptide; GLP-1(7-36); GLP-1(7-37); Glucagon; Glucagon-like peptide 1; Glucagon-like peptide 1(7-36); Glucagon-like peptide 1(7-37); Glucagon-like peptide 2; GRPP; IL12p35, IL12P40; OXM; OXY; Oxyntomodulin; preproglucagon
Gene Aliases: GCG; GLP-1; GLP1; GLP2; Glu; GRPP; PPG
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