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234567 Concanavalin A, Canavalia ensiformis

234567
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Catalogue NumberPackaging Qty/Pack
234567-1GM Plastic ampoule 1 gm
234567-250MG Plastic ampoule 250 mg
Description
OverviewCarbohydrate-binding protein that agglutinates various animal cells. Also known to restore the growth pattern of tumor cells to that of normal cells. T lymphocyte activator. Has binding sites for metal ions, α-D-mannose, and α-D-glucose.
Catalogue Number234567
Brand Family Calbiochem®
SynonymsCon A, Jack Bean Hemagglutinin
References
ReferencesGantner, F., et al. 1995. Hepatology 21, 190.
Product Information
CAS number11028-71-0
ActivityAgglutination Activity: ≤20 µg Lectin/ml as determined from serial dilutions of a 1 mg/mL solution (this activity is the lowest conc. to agglutinate a 2% suspension of human erythrocytes after 1 hr incubation at 25°C; requires type A human blood)
FormLyophilized
FormulationSalt-free.
PI4.5 - 5.5
Quality LevelMQ100
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Safety Information according to GHS
RTECSGK6890000
Safety Information
R PhraseR: 20/21/22-40-42/43

Harmful by inhalation, in contact with skin and if swallowed.
Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect.
May cause sensitization by inhalation and skin contact.
S PhraseS: 36

Wear suitable protective clothing.
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Ship Code Ambient Temperature Only
Toxicity Harmful
Storage +2°C to +8°C
Do not freeze Ok to freeze
Special InstructionsFollowing reconstitution, aliquot and freeze (-20°C) or add 0.08% NaN₃ and refrigerate (4°C). Stock solutions are stable for up to 6 months at -20°C or for up to 3 months at 4°C.
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Concanavalin A, Canavalia ensiformis SDS

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Concanavalin A, Canavalia ensiformis Certificates of Analysis

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234567

References

Reference overview
Gantner, F., et al. 1995. Hepatology 21, 190.
Data Sheet

Note that this data sheet is not lot-specific and is representative of the current specifications for this product. Please consult the vial label and the certificate of analysis for information on specific lots. Also note that shipping conditions may differ from storage conditions.

Revision05-September-2017 JSW
SynonymsCon A, Jack Bean Hemagglutinin
DescriptionCarbohydrate-binding protein that agglutinates various animal cells. Also known to restore the growth pattern of tumor cells to that of normal cells. T lymphocyte activator. Has binding sites for metal ions, α-D-mannose, and α-D-glucose. Has a pI of 4.5-5.5.
FormLyophilized
FormulationSalt-free.
CAS number11028-71-0
RTECSGK6890000
ActivityAgglutination Activity: ≤20 µg Lectin/ml as determined from serial dilutions of a 1 mg/mL solution (this activity is the lowest conc. to agglutinate a 2% suspension of human erythrocytes after 1 hr incubation at 25°C; requires type A human blood)
SolubilityTo dissolve, add Con A slowly to a solution of 10 mM HEPES buffered saline, 100 µM CaCl₂, pH 8.5. Allow the lectin to dissolve without agitation.
Storage +2°C to +8°C
Do Not Freeze Ok to freeze
Special InstructionsFollowing reconstitution, aliquot and freeze (-20°C) or add 0.08% NaN₃ and refrigerate (4°C). Stock solutions are stable for up to 6 months at -20°C or for up to 3 months at 4°C.
Toxicity Harmful
Merck USA index14, 2495
ReferencesGantner, F., et al. 1995. Hepatology 21, 190.