|ELISA (ELISA)||Assay dependent|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Mouse / IgG1|
|Immunogen||Recombinant full length protein.|
|Storage buffer||PBS, pH 7.4|
|Contains||0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4° C|
MA1-22085 detects Leptin in Human samples.
MA1-22085 has been successfully used in ELISA procedures.
MA1-22085 immunogen corresponds to Recombinant full length protein..
Leptin, the product of the ob (obese) gene, is a 16 kDa protein consisting of 146 amino acid residues. Leptin is produced in the adipose tissue, and is considered to play an important role in appetite control, fat metabolism and regulation of body weight. It targets the central nervous system, particularly hypothalamus, affecting food intake. Leptin levels are high in most obese individuals. Studies have shown that it may also influence reproductive function.
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Protein Aliases: CD295 antigen; Leptin; leptin (murine obesity homolog); leptin (obesity homolog, mouse); Obese protein; obese, mouse, homolog of; Obesity factor; obesity protein
Gene Aliases: LEP; LEPD; OB; OBS
UniProt ID: (Human) P41159
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 3952
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