Product Description for Melanotan-II
Properties for Melanotan-II
|Product Category||Proteins & Growth Factors|
|Molecular weight||1024.2 Da|
|PDF datasheet||View Datasheet|
|Manufacturer||Acris Antibodies GmbH|
|Material safety datasheet||MSDS for Proteins (de)|
|Purity||>97.0% as determined by both RP-HPLC and SDS-PAGE analysis|
|Background||Melanotan and Melanotan-II are both analogs of the peptide hormone alpha melanocyte stimulating hormone (alpha-MSH) that tend to induce skin tanning. Unlike Melanotan, Melanotan-II has the additional effect of increasing libido. Melanotan II has aphrodisiac properties.|
|Concentration||1.0 mg/ml (prior to lyophil.)|
|Storage||Prior to reconstitution store at RT for one month or desiccated below -18°C.
Following reconstitution store undiluted at 2-8°C for one month or (in aliquots) at -20°C for longer.
Avoid repeated freezing and thawing.
Shelf life: one year from despatch.