|Other Accession||NP_932173.1, NP_000326.2, NP_001092874.1, NP_001092875.1, NP_001153632.1, NP_001153633.1, 6331|
|Predicted||Human, Mouse, Rat, Dog, Cow|
|Calculated MW||226940 Da|
|Other Names||Sodium channel protein type 5 subunit alpha, HH1, Sodium channel protein cardiac muscle subunit alpha, Sodium channel protein type V subunit alpha, Voltage-gated sodium channel subunit alpha Nav1.5, SCN5A|
|Format||0.5 mg/ml in Tris saline, 0.02% sodium azide, pH7.3 with 0.5% bovine serum albumin|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||SCN5A Antibody (internal region) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||This protein mediates the voltage-dependent sodium ion permeability of excitable membranes. Assuming opened or closed conformations in response to the voltage difference across the membrane, the protein forms a sodium-selective channel through which Na(+) ions may pass in accordance with their electrochemical gradient. It is a tetrodotoxin-resistant Na(+) channel isoform. This channel is responsible for the initial upstroke of the action potential. Channel inactivation is regulated by intracellular calcium levels.|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Found in jejunal circular smooth muscle cells (at protein level). Expressed in human atrial and ventricular cardiac muscle but not in adult skeletal muscle, brain, myometrium, liver, or spleen. Isoform 4 is expressed in brain|
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This antibody is expected to recognise all reported isoforms (NP_932173.1; NP_000326.2; NP_001092874.1; NP_001092875.1).
Sodium channel mutations and susceptibility to heart failure and atrial fibrillation. Olson TM, Michels VV, Ballew JD, Reyna SP, Karst ML, Herron KJ, Horton SC, Rodeheffer RJ, Anderson JL. JAMA. 2005 Jan 26;293(4):447-54. PMID: 15671429
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