.(Name: Glucagon Monoclonal Antibody (Clone EP743
Description and application: Glucagon is synthesized and released by the alpha-cells of the islets of Langerhans’ in pancreas. It regulates blood glucose by increasing gluconeogenesis and decreasing glycolysis, stimulates fluid secretions from the intestine and suppresses the release of gastrin. Antiglucagon is useful in identification of glucagonoma.
Composition: Anti-human Glucagon rabbit monoclonal antibody purified from serum and prepared in 10mM PBS, pH 7.4, with 0.2% BSA and 0.09% sodium azide.
Immunogen: A synthetic peptide corresponding to residues in human Glucagon protein.