Pertussis toxin (islet-activating protein) is a toxin, first isolated from B. pertussis, that is used to study G protein-coupled receptor signaling in cells and experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE) in animals. Pertussis toxin catalyzes the ...More
|Formulation||Each vial, when reconstituted to 500 μl with water, contains 50 μg of pertussis toxin in 0.03 M sodium phosphate, 0.05 M sodium chloride, pH 7.0|
|Purity||≥95% (estimated by SDS-PAGE)|
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