ABfinity™ recombinant oligoclonal antibodies are rabbit antibody pools generated from isolated DNA libraries. ABfinity™ antibodies are developed by immunizing animals, screening for functionality, cloning the immunogen-specific antibody genes into high-level mammalian expression vectors, produced on a large scale, and purified with Protein A.
ABfinity™ oligoclonal antibodies recognize multiple epitopes and therefore exhibit greater sensitivity and because ABfinity™ recombinant antibodies are derived from cloned DNA sequences of the heavy and light antibody chains, they are not susceptible to cell-line drift or lot-to-lot variation, thus allowing for peak specificity and performance.
This antibody is predicted to react with Monkey, Goat, Sheep and Pig.
Somatostatin is expressed throughout the body and inhibits the release of numerous secondary hormones by binding to high-affinity G-protein-coupled somatostatin receptors. This hormone is an important regulator of the endocrine system through its interactions with pituitary growth hormone, thyroid stimulating hormone, and most hormones of the gastrointestinal tract. Somatostatin also affects rates of neurotransmission in the central nervous system and proliferation of both normal and tumorigenic cells.
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Protein Aliases: Growth Hormone Release-Inhibiting Factor; prepro-somatostatin; preprosomatostatin; Somatostatin; somatostatin-14; somatostatin-28
Gene Aliases: SMST; SOM; SRIF; SS; SST