Product information "Fibroblast Growth Factor basic, human recombinant (rHuFGF-basic)"
The heparin-binding growth factors are angiogenic agents in vivo and are potent mitogens for a variety of cell types in vitro. There are differences in the tissue distribution and concentration of these 2 growth factors. (www.uniprot.org) Produced in E.coli. Single, non-glycosylated, polypeptide chain containing 154 amino acids. The ED50, calculated by the dose-dependant proliferation of BAF3 cells expressing FGF receptors (measured by 3H-thymidine uptake) is <0.5 ng/ml.