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proSAAS Antibody (internal region)

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 Q9UHG2
Other Accession NP_037403.1, 27344, 30052 (mouse)
Predicted Human, Mouse
Host Goat
Clonality Polyclonal
Concentration 0.5 mg/ml
Isotype IgG
Calculated MW 27372 Da
Additional Information
Gene ID 27344
Other Names ProSAAS, Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 1 inhibitor, Proprotein convertase 1 inhibitor, pro-SAAS, KEP, Big SAAS, b-SAAS, Little SAAS, l-SAAS, N-proSAAS, Big PEN-LEN, b-PEN-LEN, SAAS CT(1-49), PEN, Little LEN, l-LEN, Big LEN, b-LEN, SAAS CT(25-40), PCSK1N
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.
PrecautionsproSAAS Antibody (internal region) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Function May function in the control of the neuroendocrine secretory pathway. Proposed be a specific endogenous inhibitor of PCSK1. ProSAAS and Big PEN-LEN, both containing the C-terminal inhibitory domain, but not the further processed peptides reduce PCSK1 activity in the endoplasmic reticulum and Golgi. It reduces the activity of the 84 kDa form but not the autocatalytically derived 66 kDa form of PCSK1. Subsequent processing of proSAAS may eliminate the inhibition. Slows down convertase-mediated processing of proopiomelanocortin and proenkephalin. May control the intracellular timing of PCSK1 rather than its total level of activity. The function of the processed secreted peptides is not known (By similarity).
Cellular Location Secreted. Golgi apparatus, trans-Golgi network. Note=A N-terminal processed peptide, probably Big SAAS or Little SAAS, is accumulated in cytoplasmic protein tau deposits in frontotemporal dementia and parkinsonism linked to chromosome 17 (Pick disease), Alzheimer disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-parkinsonism/dementia complex 1 (Guam disease).
Tissue Location Expressed in brain and pancreas.
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A human granin-like neuroendocrine peptide precursor (proSAAS) immunoreactivity in tau inclusions of Alzheimer's disease and parkinsonism-dementia complex on Guam. Wada M, Ren CH, Koyama S, Arawaka S, Kawakatsu S, Kimura H, Nagasawa H, Kawanami T, Kurita K, Daimon M, Hirano A, Kato T. Neurosci Lett. 2004 Feb 6;356(1):49-52. PMID: 14746899

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Cat# AF4054a
(40 western blots)
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