Mmp2, Recombinant, Rat, aa110-662, His-Tag (72kD Type IV Collagenase)

Catalogue Number: 374238-USB

Manufacturer:United States Biological
Type:Cellular Proteins
Shipping Condition:Blue Ice
Unit(s): 10 ug, 50 ug, 100 ug, 200 ug


Description: Ubiquitinous metalloproteinase that is involved in diverse functions such as remodeling of the vasculature, angiogenesis, tissue repair, tumor invasion, inflammation, and atherosclerotic plaque rupture. As well as degrading Extracellular domain matrix proteins, can also act on several nonmatrix proteins such as big endothelial 1 and beta-type CGRP promoting vasoconstriction. Also cleaves KISS at a Gly-|-Leu bond. Appears to have a role in myocardial cell death pathways. Contributes to myocardial oxidative stress by regulating the activity of GSK3beta. Cleaves GSK3beta in vitro. Involved in the formation of the fibrovascular tissues. PEX, the C-terminal non-catalytic fragment of MMP2, posseses anti-angiogenic and anti-tumor properties and inhibits cell migration and cell adhesion to FGF2 and vitronectin. Ligand for integrin alpha-v/beta3 on the surface of blood vessels. Source: Recombinant protein corresponding to aa110-662 from human Mmp2, fused to His-Tag at N-terminal, expressed in Yeast. Molecular Weight: ~64.1kD AA Sequence: YNFFPRKPKWDKNQITYRIIGYTPDLDPETVDDAFARALKVWSDVTPLRFSRIHDGEADIMINFGRWEHGDGYPFDGKDGLLAHAFAPGTGVGGDSHFDDDELWTLGEGQVVRVKYGNADGEYCKFPFLFNGREYSSCTDTGRSDGFLWCSTTYNFEKDGKYGFCPHEALFTMGGNGDGQPCKFPFRFQGTSYNSCTTEGRTDGYRWCGTTEDYDRDKKYGFCPETAMSTVGGNSEGAPCVFPFTFLGNKYESCTSAGRSDGKVWCATTTNYDDDRKWGFCPDQGYSLFLVAAHEFGHAMGLEHSQDPGALMAPIYTYTKNFRLSNDDIKGIQELYGPSPDADTDTGTGPTPTLGPVTPEICKQDIVFDGIAQIRGEIFFFKDRFIWRTVTPRDKPTGPLLVATFWPELPEKIDAVYEAPQEEKAVFFAGNEYWVYSASTLERGYPKPLTSLGLPPDVQQVDAAFNWSKNKKTYIFSGDKFWRYNEVKKKMDPGFPKLIADSWNAIPDNLDAVVDLQGGGHSYFFKGAYYLKLENQSLKSVKFGSIKSDWLGC Storage and Stability: May be stored at 4°C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20°C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.

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