Add 0.2 mL of distilled water, will yield a concentration of 500 µg/mL.
NGAL (Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin, lipocalin 2, siderocalin and neutrophil lipocalin) is a 25 kDa glycosylated single chain monomer and member of the lipocalin family of proteins that bind and transport small lipophilic molecules. NGAL is released by activated neutrophils, can form dimers and small amounts of higher oligomers, and complexes with matrix metalloproteinase 9 (MMP-9, gelatinase B). Low level expression of NGAL in a variety of epithelia may be increased in inflammation or cancers. Expression of NGAL in the kidney is dramatically increased by ischemic or nephrotoxic kidney injury.
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Protein Aliases: 24p3; Alpha-2-microglobulin-related protein; Alpha-2U globulin-related protein; HGNC:6526; lipocalin 2 (oncogene 24p3); Lipocalin 24p3; Lipocalin-2; Lipocalin2; Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin; NGAL; Oncogene 24p3; OTTHUMP00000022240; p25; RP23-161B9.11; secreted inducible protein 24; Siderocalin LCN2; SV-40-induced 24P3 protein; uterocalin
Gene Aliases: 24p3; AW212229; Lcn2; Sip24