Corning® Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF), mouse natural (receptor grade),500µg, is a low-molecular-weight mitogenic protein that stimulates proliferation of a wide variety of cell types in vitro. 100µg/container, 5/pack. These growth factors have been used to promote long-term proliferation in cell culture and to induce cell differentiation in a variety of cell types under serum-free or reduced serum conditions.
Lyophilized from ammonium acetate, carrier-free; reconstitute in dH2O
Preparation and Storage
Stable for at least three months at 2° to 8°C (lyophilized) or =one month solubilized at -20°C . Do not store in frost-free freezer. Avoid multiple freeze/thaws.
Male mouse submaxillary glands
EGF, mouse natural (receptor grade) - Purified by BioGel® P10/DEAE chromatography
Recommended concentration: Approximately 5 ng/ mL medium depending on cell type
Shelf life: >= 3 months from date of shipment at 2-8°C (lyophilized) or >= one month at -20°C (solubilized)