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GRIK5 / KA2 Antibody (C-Term)

Peptide-affinity purified goat antibody

Product Information
  • Applications Legend:
  • WB=Western Blot
  • IHC=Immunohistochemistry
  • IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin-embedded Sections)
  • IHC-F=Immunohistochemistry (Frozen Sections)
  • IF=Immunofluorescence
  • FC=Flow Cytopmetry
  • IC=Immunochemistry
  • ICC=Immunocytochemistry
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
Primary Accession Q16478
Other Accession NP_002079.3, 2901, 24407 (rat)
Predicted Human, Rat, Cow
Host Goat
Clonality Polyclonal
Concentration 0.5 mg/ml
Isotype IgG
Calculated MW 109265 Da
Additional Information
Gene ID 2901
Other Names Glutamate receptor ionotropic, kainate 5, GluK5, Excitatory amino acid receptor 2, EAA2, Glutamate receptor KA-2, KA2, GRIK5, GRIK2
Format 0.5 mg/ml in Tris saline, 0.02% sodium azide, pH7.3 with 0.5% bovine serum albumin
StorageMaintain 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.
PrecautionsGRIK5 / KA2 Antibody (C-Term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name GRIK5
Synonyms GRIK2
Function Receptor for glutamate. L-glutamate acts as an excitatory neurotransmitter at many synapses in the central nervous system. The postsynaptic actions of Glu are mediated by a variety of receptors that are named according to their selective agonists. This receptor binds kainate > quisqualate > domoate > L- glutamate >> AMPA >> NMDA = 1S,3R-ACPD.
Cellular Location Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cell junction, synapse, postsynaptic cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein
Research Areas
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Human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) induces dysregulation of glutamate uptake and transporter expression in astrocytes. Fotheringham J, Williams EL, Akhyani N, Jacobson S. Journal of neuroimmune pharmacology : the official journal of the Society on NeuroImmune Pharmacology 2008 Jun 3 (2): 105-16. PMID: 18247129

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$ 325.00
Cat# AF2933a
(40 western blots)
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