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a-factor Mating Pheromone, Zymo Research

Supplier: Zymo Research
The a-factor is one of the two mating pheromones in baking yeast. It is the “opposite” sex of mating pheromone alpha-Factor (alpha-factor). The a-Factor is functionally tested for its activity and is stable for multiple freeze-thaw cycles.

Recommended for use at concentrations of 0.5 µg/mL (BAR1Δ). However, BAR1 strains have not been tested. To dilute the a-factor to work concentration, use 0.5 mg/mL BSA (bovine serum albumin) in water.



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500 µL Y1004-500 76020-518 Each (500µl) Retrieving Restricted

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Purity Minimum ≥80% (HPLC)
Molecular Weight 1630
Concentration 1 mg/mL in methanol, 500 µL, total 500 µg
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