Keep as concentrated solution.
Predicted reactivity: Mouse (100%), Rat (100%), Pig (100%).
Positive Control: TGFA-transfected 293T.
Store product as a concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening the vial.
TGFalpha (aa 50) is a growth factor with 33% homology to EGF, binds to EGFR, activates tyrosine phosphorylation of the receptor, and stimulates cell proliferation. It plays a role in tumor initiation by inducing the reversible transformed phenotype.
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Protein Aliases: alpha Antibody; EGF-like TGF; ETGF; Protransforming growth factor alpha; TFGA Antibody; TGF type 1; TGF-alpha; TGFA Antibody; transforming growth factor; Transforming growth factor alpha; transforming growth factor, alpha
Gene Aliases: TFGA; TGFA
UniProt ID: (Human) P01135
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 7039