|Reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Description||Rabbit IgG polyclonal antibody for Dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase[NADP(+)](DPYD) detection. Tested with WB in Human;Mouse;Rat.|
|Reconstitution||Add 0.2ml of distilled water will yield a concentration of 500ug/ml.|
|Other Names||Dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase [NADP(+)], DHPDHase, DPD, 188.8.131.52, Dihydrothymine dehydrogenase, Dihydrouracil dehydrogenase, DPYD|
|Calculated MW||111401 MW KDa|
|Application Details||Western blot, 0.1-0.5 µg/ml, Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Tissue Specificity||Found in most tissues with greatest activity found in liver and peripheral blood mononuclear cells.|
|Protein Name||Dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase [NADP(+)](DHPDHase/DPD)|
|Contents||Each vial contains 5mg BSA, 0.9mg NaCl, 0.2mg Na2HPO4, 0.05mg Thimerosal, 0.05mg NaN3.|
|Immunogen||A synthetic peptide corresponding to a sequence at the N-terminus of human DPYD(33-52aa AKKLDKKHWKRNPDKNCFNC), different from the related rat and mouse sequences by one amino acid.|
|Purification||Immunogen affinity purified.|
|Cross Reactivity||No cross reactivity with other proteins|
|Storage||At -20˚C for one year. After r˚Constitution, at 4˚C for one month. It˚Can also be aliquotted and stored frozen at -20˚C for a longer time.Avoid repeated freezing and thawing.|
|Sequence Similarities||Belongs to the dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase family.|
|Function||Involved in pyrimidine base degradation. Catalyzes the reduction of uracil and thymine. Also involved the degradation of the chemotherapeutic drug 5-fluorouracil.|
|Tissue Location||Found in most tissues with greatest activity found in liver and peripheral blood mononuclear cells|
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DPYD(Dihydropyrimidine Dehydrogenase), also called DPD, is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the DPYD gene. The protein encoded by this gene is a pyrimidine catabolic enzyme and the initial and rate-limiting factor in the pathway of uracil and thymidine catabolism. The structure of the DPYD gene contains 23 exons spanning about 950 kb. Using somatic cell hybrid strategies, the DPYD gene is mapped to the centromeric region of chromosome 1 between 1p22 and 1q21. By fluorescence in situ hybridization, the DPYD gene is mapped to 1p22. The highest level of DPD was found in monocytes followed by that in lymphocytes, granulocytes, and platelets, whereas no significant activity of DPD could be detected in erythrocytes. The activity of DPD in peripheral blood mononuclear cells was intermediate between that observed in monocytes and lymphocytes. By cDNA microarray, Western blot analysis, and luciferase reporter assay, the transcription factor LSF was identified as a positive regulator of DPYD.
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