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L9640 Sigma

Lectin from Triticum vulgaris (wheat)

lyophilized powder

Synonym: WGA, Wheat germ agglutinin

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Properties

Related Categories Triticum vulgaris (Wheat), Cell Biology, Cell Signaling and Neuroscience, Glycan Recognizing Proteins, Glycobiology,
Quality Level   PREMIUM
form   lyophilized powder
potency   <20 μg/mL agglutination activity
composition   Protein, 100% biuret
impurities   salt, essentially free
storage temp.   2-8°C

Description

Analysis Note

Agglutination activity is expressed in μg/ml and is determined from serial dilutions in phosphate buffered saline, pH 6.8, of a 1 mg/ml solution. This activity is the lowest concentration to agglutinate a 2% suspension of human erythrocytes after 1 hour incubation at 25 °C.

Biochem/physiol Actions

WGA is not blood group specific but has an affinity for N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl residues and N-acetyl-β-D-glucosamine oligomers. WGA contains no protein-bound carbohydrate.

Packaging

10, 25, 100 mg in glass bottle

Preparation Note

Conjugates are prepared from affinity purified lectin.

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Amplified Detection

Amicon Pro Purification System
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Protocols & Articles
Peer-Reviewed Papers
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