Human Insulin-Like Growth Factor-II (IGF-II)

This is a popular growth factor commonly used to study many cancer types and diabetes. IGF is a well-characterized basic peptide believed to be secreted by the liver and to circulate in the blood. It has growth-regulating, insulin-like, and mitogenic activities. This growth factor has a major, but not absolute, dependence on Somatotropin. It is believed to be mainly active in adults in contrast to Insulin like Growth Factor II, which is a major fetal growth factor.

Recombinant Human IGF-II produced in E.Coli is a single, non-glycosylated, polypeptide chain containing 67 amino acids and having a molecular mass of 7505 Dalton.

Ships ambient. Store frozen at -20 to -10°C


*Single-unit price. For inquiries about this product, contact your sales representative.