Human IFN-Alpha A (Alpha 2a), Carrier-Free
Catalog Number: 11101
Recombinant Human Interferon Alpha 2a protein in a carrier-free formulation.
Recombinant Human IFN-Alpha A (alpha 2a) carrier-free, obtained from human leukocyte mRNA expressed in E.coli.
IFN-Alpha 2a is one of the many interferon alpha subtypes belonging to the Type I leukocyte IFN family. The Type I IFN family has antiviral, anti-proliferative and natural killer cell activities.
IFN-Alpha 2a and b are the most widely used therapeutic IFN-Alphas.
|Formulation||Supplied frozen in phosphate-buffered saline (PBS)|
|Molecular Weight||19.2 kDa|
|Source||Human leukocyte interferon CDNA expressed in E.coli|
|Purity||> 95% by SDS_PAGE stained by Coomassie Blue|
|Bioactivity||Measured using a cytopathic inhibition assay on Bovine Kidney Cells (MDBK) with Vesicular Stomatis Virus (VSV); human lung carcinoma cell line A549 with encephalomyocarditis virus (EMCV)|
|Storage||For retention of full activity store at -70 ºC or below and avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles|
|Synonyms||Interferon alpha A, IFN alpha A, IFNaA, IFN alpha 2a, IFN alpha A, IFN-a, interferon alpha, IFN-a2a, interferon alpha 2a, Leukocyte interferon, Leukocyte IFN, alpha interferon, interferon alfa, IFN alfa, interferon alpha 2a, IFN alpha 2a, interferon a, Type I interferon alpha, Type I IFN alpha|
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