|Application ||WB, E|
|Other Accession||NP_058132.2, 4938|
|Calculated MW||46029 Da|
|Other Names||2'-5'-oligoadenylate synthase 1, (2-5')oligo(A) synthase 1, 2-5A synthase 1, 18.104.22.168, E18/E16, p46/p42 OAS, OAS1, OIAS|
|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||OAS1 Antibody (internal region, near C-Term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Interferon-induced, dsRNA-activated antiviral enzyme which plays a critical role in cellular innate antiviral response. In addition, it may also play a role in other cellular processes such as apoptosis, cell growth, differentiation and gene regulation. Synthesizes higher oligomers of 2'-5'-oligoadenylates (2-5A) from ATP which then bind to the inactive monomeric form of ribonuclease L (RNase L) leading to its dimerization and subsequent activation. Activation of RNase L leads to degradation of cellular as well as viral RNA, resulting in the inhibition of protein synthesis, thus terminating viral replication. Can mediate the antiviral effect via the classical RNase L-dependent pathway or an alternative antiviral pathway independent of RNase L. The secreted form displays antiviral effect against vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV), herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), and encephalomyocarditis virus (EMCV) and stimulates the alternative antiviral pathway independent of RNase L.|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Mitochondrion. Nucleus. Microsome. Endoplasmic reticulum. Secreted Note=Associated with different subcellular fractions such as mitochondrial, nuclear, and rough/smooth microsomal fractions|
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This antibody is expected to recognize isoforms 1 (NP_058132.2) only.
Polymorphism of OAS-1 determines liver fibrosis progression in hepatitis C by reduced ability to inhibit viral replication. Li CZ, Kato N, Chang JH, Muroyama R, Shao RX, Dharel N, Sermsathanasawadi R, Kawabe T, Omata M. Liver international : official journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver 2009 Oct 29 (9): 1413-21. PMID: 19515215
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