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Rat Thrombopoietin / THPO Gene cDNA clone plasmid

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Rat Thrombopoietin/THPO cDNA Clone Product Information
Gene_bank_ref_id:NM_031133.1
RefSeq ORF Size:981bp
cDNA Description:Full length Clone DNA of Rattus norvegicus thrombopoietin.
Gene Synonym:Thpo
Species:Rat
Vector: pMD19-T Vector
Plasmid:pMD-19-ratTHPO
Restriction Site:
Tag Sequence:
Sequence Description:Identical with the Gene Bank Ref. ID sequence.
Sequencing primers:
Promoter:
Application:
Antibiotic in E.coli:
Antibiotic in mammalian cell:
Shipping_carrier:Each tube contains lyophilized plasmid.
Storage:The lyophilized plasmid can be stored at room temperature for three months.
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Background

Thrombopoietin (TPO or THPO), also known as myeloproliferative leukemia virus ligand (c-Mpl), is a hematopoietic growth factor belonging to the EPO/TPO family. The thrombopoietin protein is produced mainly by the liver and the kidney that regulates the production of platelets by the bone marrow. Thrombopoietin protein stimulates both proliferation of progenitor megakaryocytes and their maturation to platelet-producing megakaryocytes, and also accelerates the recovery of platelets. Thrombopoietin protein is involved in cardiovascular disease as it regulates megakaryocyte development and enhances platelet adhesion/aggregation. It has been identified that surface c-MPL, the receptor for thrombopoietin protein, binds to the ligand and mediates the action.

References
  • Ryu T,et al.(2003) Thrombopoietin-producing hepatocellular carcinoma. Intern Med. 42(8): 730-4.
  • Higashihara M,et al. (2003) Thrombopoietin-producing tumor. Intern Med. 42(8): 632-3?
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