Factor XIII

Human blood coagulation Factor XIII-A2


(hFXIII, A subunit, recombinantly produced in insect cells)

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Art. No. T027
Synonym Recombinant Fibrin stabilizing factor, protein-glutamine-γ-glutamyltransferase

blood coagulation factor XIII rhFXIIIa T027 by Zedira
Molecular Weight 83 kDa (monomer); 166 kDa (homodimer)
Source Recombinantly produced in insect cells
Purity > 95% [by SDS-PAGE]
Appearance White lyophilized solid.
Description Recombinant human Factor XIII is a homodimer (a2) composed of two chains held together by non covalent bonds. After activation of the zymogen by Thrombin and Ca2+ to its active form (a*2, Factor XIIIa), Factor XIIIa catalyzes the formation of covalent bridges (ε-(γ-glutamyl) lysine bonds) between fibrin units to increase the elasticity of the clot network. The resulting cross-linked fibrin is insoluble and resistant to lysis.
Reagents The recombinant human Factor XIII is lyophilized from 20 mM Tris-HCl pH 7.5, 150 mM NaCl, 1 mM EDTA, 1 mM DTT. Sample contains maltodextrin.
Reconstitution Add the volume of water specified in the certificate of analysis under aliquotation to the vial of lyophilized powder. Rotate vial gently until solid dissolves. After reconstitution the solution should be stored frozen in working aliquots. For short term storage keep cooled on ice.
Application rhFXIIIa catalyzes acyl transfer reactions from glutamine residues in proteins or peptides to primary amines, e. g. the formation of ε-(γ-glutamyl) lysine bonds between proteins by transferring the acyl group of a peptide-bound glutamine residue to the primary amino group of a peptide-bound lysine residue.
Storage Storage for several months is possible at ≤ - 20°C.
Delivery is possible at ambient temperature.
Reference(s) Böhm et al,. J. Med. Chem. 2014, 57:10355-65
Nikolajsen et al., J. Biol. Chem. 2014, 289:6526-34
Heil et al., Thromb. Res. 2013, 131, e214–e22
Schaertl et al., J. Biomol. Screen. 2010, 15:478-87
Note INTENDED FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY, NOT FOR USE IN HUMAN, THERAPEUTIC OR DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATIONS.

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