Bovine brain tissue.
Known as the main extraneuronal ganglioside. Useful as a substrate for sialidase, after this treatment gives the corresponding lactosylceramide. Also known as the co-receptor of cell growth factor (EGF and FGF). Antibodies to GM3 inhibit 3T3 and NIL cell growth.
Purity more than 98 % by HPTLC. MW 1179
Lyophilized from water solution.
Before and after reconstitution at -20 °C (-15 … -30 °C allowed)
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