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GluR1 Antibody

Rabbit Monoclonal Antibody

  • WB - GluR1 Antibody AJ1322a
    A. Western blot analysis on SH-SY5Y cell lysate using anti-GluR1 RabMAb (Cat. #AJ1322a), dilution 1:1,000.
  • IHC - GluR1 Antibody AJ1322a
    B. Immunohistochemical analysis of paraffin-embedded human brain tissue using anti-GluR1 RabMAb(Cat. #AJ1322a).
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 P42261
Reactivity Human
Host Rabbit
Clonality Monoclonal
Clone Names E308
Calculated MW 101506 Da
Gene ID 2890
Other Names Glutamate receptor 1, GluR-1, AMPA-selective glutamate receptor 1, GluR-A, GluR-K1, Glutamate receptor ionotropic, AMPA 1, GluA1, GRIA1, GLUH1, GLUR1
Target/Specificity A synthetic peptide corresponding to residues near N-terminus of human Glutamate receptor 1 was used as immunogen. Predicted to cross-react with rat, based on sequence homology.
Dilution WB~~1:1000
Format 50 mM Tris-Glycine (pH 7.4), 0.15 M NaCl, 40% Glycerol, 0.01% sodium azide and 0.05% BSA.
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.
PrecautionsGluR1 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name GRIA1
Synonyms GLUH1, GLUR1
Function Ionotropic glutamate receptor. L-glutamate acts as an excitatory neurotransmitter at many synapses in the central nervous system. Binding of the excitatory neurotransmitter L- glutamate induces a conformation change, leading to the opening of the cation channel, and thereby converts the chemical signal to an electrical impulse. The receptor then desensitizes rapidly and enters a transient inactive state, characterized by the presence of bound agonist. In the presence of CACNG4 or CACNG7 or CACNG8, shows resensitization which is characterized by a delayed accumulation of current flux upon continued application of glutamate.
Cellular Location Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein Endoplasmic reticulum membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cell junction, synapse, postsynaptic cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cell junction, synapse, postsynaptic cell membrane, postsynaptic density Cell projection, dendrite. Cell projection, dendritic spine. Note=Interaction with CACNG2, CNIH2 and CNIH3 promotes cell surface expression.
Tissue Location Widely expressed in brain.
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Glutamic acid is the major excitatory neurotransmitter in the mammalian central nervous system. Glutamate receptors are classified on the basis of their activation by different agonists (1-3). GluR1, human glutamate receptor type 1, is an integral membrane protein that is widely expressed in the human brain. The postsynaptic actions of glutamic acid are mediated by a variety of receptors that are named according to their selective agonists. GluR1 is known to bind a kainate subtype of agonist. It has been found that malfunctioning of the glutamatergic system may result in certain brain disorders and neurodegeneration (3).


1. Potier, M.C., et al. The human glutamate receptor cDNA GluR1: cloning, sequencing, expression and localization to chromosome 5. DNA Seq. 2: 211
2. Puckett, C., et al. Molecular cloning and chromosomal localization of one of the human glutamate receptor genes. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 88: 7557
3. Gregor, P., et al. Chromosomal localization of glutamate receptor genes: relationship to familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other neurological disorders of mice and humans. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA 90: 3053

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Cat# AJ1322a
(40 western blots)
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