Monocyte chemotactic protein-2 (MCP-2) is a non-glycosylated polypeptide that is a member of the C-C chemokine subfamily and it specifically attracts monocytes, lymphocytes, basophils and eosinophils. It also plays a role in neoplasia and inflammatory host responses. MCP-2 can bind heparin.1
>98% by SDS Page and HPLC
The biological activity of Mouse Monocyte Chemotactic Protein-2 is determined by its ability to chemoattract human peripheral blood monocytes using a concentration range of 10.0-100.0 ng/ml.
Protein Accession No.
Amino Acid Sequence
GPDKAPVTCC FHVLKLKIPL RVLKSYERIN NIQCPMEAVV FQTKQGMSLC VDPTQKWVSE YMEILDQKSQ ILQP
N-terminal Sequence Analysis
State of Matter
Predicted Molecular Mass
The molecular weight of Recombinant Mouse MCP-2 is Mr 8.504 kDa.
Storage and Stability
The lyophilized protein should be stored desiccated at -20°C. The reconstituted protein can be stored for at least one week at 4°C. For long-term storage of the reconstituted protein, aliquot into working volumes and store at -20°C in a manual defrost freezer. Avoid Repeated Freeze Thaw Cycles.
Country of Origin
References & Citations
1. Van Damme, J. et al. (1998) J. Immunol. 160: 4034
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