FGF basic/FGF2 Partial Recombinant Protein


ELISA: FGF-2 Protein [NBP1-43152] - Mouse FGF basic Recombinant Protein bioactivity measured by mouse BALB/c 3T3 cell proliferation assay.

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Reactivity MuSpecies Glossary
Applications IA
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FGF basic/FGF2 Partial Recombinant Protein Summary

A Partial Recombinant Proteins to FGF basic/FGF2.
Details of Functionality
This reagent has been tested by bioassays using the FGF-basic-responsive cell line BALB/c 3T3. The ED50, as determined by the dose-dependent stimulation of 3T3 cell proliferation is 0.1 ng/ml, corresponding to a specific activity of 10^7units/mg.
Endotoxin Note
Less than 0.01 ng/ug cytokine as determined by the LAL assay.

Packaging, Storage & Formulations

Store at -80C. Avoid freeze-thaw cycles.
Sterile liquid; phosphate buffered saline, pH 7.2, 150 mM NaCl, with 1.0% BSA. 0.22 um filtered.
0.09% Sodium Azide
Please see the vial label for concentration. If unlisted please contact technical services.

Reactivity Notes

This protein was made to the mouse sequence.


Purity: Greater than 98%, as determined by SDS-PAGE

Alternate Names for FGF basic/FGF2 Partial Recombinant Protein

  • basic fibroblast growth factor bFGF
  • Basic fibroblast growth factor
  • bFGF
  • FGF2
  • FGF-2
  • FGF2AS
  • FGFBprostatropin
  • fibroblast growth factor 2 (basic)
  • GFG1
  • HBGF-2
  • HBGH-2
  • heparin-binding growth factor 2
  • NUDT6
  • Prostatropin


Mouse Fibroblast Growth Factor-basic (FGF-basic) is a 16 kDa protein derived from such tissues as brain, kidney, adrenal glands, monocytes, and epithelial cells. FGF-basic stimulates the growth of fibroblasts, myoblasts, osteoblasts, neuronal cells, endothelial cells, keratinocytes, chondrocytes, and many other cell types.


This product is for research use only and is not approved for use in humans or in clinical diagnosis. Peptides and proteins are guaranteed for 3 months from date of receipt.

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  1. I am looking for an ovine antibody for bFGF and PDGF-AB and ELISA Kits for both. It is for a research work on meniscus healing in sheep. Do you have anything suitable? How is the homology with sheep? Is it ever tested and/or published in papers?
    • Unfortunately, most of the products you are interested in have not yet been tested in sheep, but this should not be a problem, due to sequence homology, and our Innovators Reward Program. In terms of an antibody for bFGF, also called FGF-2, we have two antibodies that are validated to detect the bovine protein, which is almost identical to that from sheep (99% homology). Here is a link to those FGF-2 antibodies. We only have FGF2 ELISA kits that have been tested with human or mouse. Mouse FGF-2 has 94% homology with sheep; human has 98% homology for most of its sequence, but also has an additional stretch of amino acids that is not present in the sheep protein. I therefore think that the mouse kit would be most suitable, just in case the human kit targets the region of the human protein not present in mouse. We sell antibodies to PDGF-A or PDGF-B rather than PDGF-AB. We don't have any PDGF-A antibodies that have been tested in sheep but there are several options you may find of interest. There isn't a sheep PDGFA sequence in UniProt, so I can't comment on how similar it is to the PDGFA from other species. Nevertheless, our NBP1-52533 PDGFB antibody has been shown to work in sheep. We sell two PDGF-AB ELISA kits, but these are for human and rat. I'm not sure how well these would work with sheep. Note that if you test a product with a species (or application) that it has not yet been validated in, you are eligible for our Innovator's Reward: Novus would provide you a 50% refund on the purchased product as well as a 50% discount on a future product of equal or lesser value. You would email innovators@novusbio.com to apply for your award, and we

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