Huntingtin (HTT) Rabbit Polyclonal Antibody

CAT#: AP33391PU-N

Rabbit Polyclonal Anti-HTT Antibody, Purified

 Product Datasheet for 'AP33391PU-N'

USD 425.00

2 Weeks

    • 50 ug

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Product Data
Applications IHC
Recommend Dilution ELISA, ICC/IF, IHC, WB
Reactivity Human, Mouse, Rat
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Immunogen HTT / Huntingtin antibody was raised against huntington affinity purified antibody was prepared from whole Rabbit serum produced by repeated immunizations with a synthetic peptide corresponding to the C-terminus of Human Huntington.
Isotype IgG
Formulation 0.02M Potassium Phosphate, 0.15M Sodium Chloride, pH 7.2, 30% Glycerol
Concentration 1.1 mg/ml
Purification Immunoaffinity Chromatography
Predicted Protein Size 347.7 kDa
Gene Name huntingtin
Background Huntingtin (also known as Huntington's disease protein, Htt and HD protein) is the protein product of a disease gene linked to Huntington's disease, a neuro-degenerative disorder characterized by loss of striatal neurons. This may be caused by an expanded, unstable trinucleotide repeat in the huntingtin gene, which translates as a polyglutamine repeat in the protein product (see partial protein sequence below). The huntingtin gene locus is large, spanning 180 kb and consisting of 67 exons. It is expressed as 2 alternatively polyadenylated forms displaying different relative abundance in various fetal and adult tissues. The genetic defect leading to Huntington's disease may not necessarily eliminate transcription, but may confer a new property on the mRNA or alter the function of the protein. One candidate is the huntingtin-associated protein-1, highly expressed in brain, which has increased affinity for huntingtin protein with expanded polyglutamine repeats. Normal huntingtin protein shows a cytoplasmic localization. This protein is widely expressed with the highest level of expression in the brain (nerve fibers, varicosities, and nerve endings). In the brain, the regions where it can be mainly found are the cerebellar cortex, the neocortex, the striatum, and the hippocampal formation.
Synonyms HD; IT15
Reference Data
Protein Families Druggable Genome
Protein Pathways Huntington's disease
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