Sterile Filtered White lyophilized (freeze-dried) powder.
The ACTH hormone was lyophilized with no additives.
Greater than 98.0% as determined by:(a) Analysis by RP-HPLC.(b) Analysis by SDS-PAGE.
Protein Name & Synonyms:
Corticotropin-lipotropin, Pro-opiomelanocortin, POMC, ACTH, LPH, MSH, NPP, POC, CLIP, Tetracosactide.
The Molecular formula of Adrenocorticotropic Hormone is C136H210N40O31S and the molecular weight is 2933.5 Dalton.
Lyophilized Adrenocorticotropic Hormone although stable at room temperature for 3 weeks, should be stored desiccated below -18°C. Upon reconstitution ACTH should be stored at 4°C between 2-7 days and for future use below -18°C.For long term storage it is recommended to add a carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA).Please prevent freeze-thaw cycles.