|Application ||WB, IHC|
|Reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Calculated MW||25035 Da|
|Other Names||Peroxiredoxin-6, 1-Cys peroxiredoxin, 1-Cys PRX, 24 kDa protein, Acidic calcium-independent phospholipase A2, aiPLA2, 311-, Antioxidant protein 2, Liver 2D page spot 40, Non-selenium glutathione peroxidase, NSGPx, Red blood cells page spot 12, PRDX6, AOP2, KIAA0106|
|Target/Specificity||A synthetic peptide corresponding to residues of human Peroxiredoxin 6 was used as an immunogen.|
|Format||50 mM Tris-Glycine (pH 7.4), 0.15 M NaCl, 40% Glycerol, 0.01% sodium azide and 0.05% BSA.|
|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||Peroxiredoxin-6 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Involved in redox regulation of the cell. Can reduce H(2)O(2) and short chain organic, fatty acid, and phospholipid hydroperoxides. May play a role in the regulation of phospholipid turnover as well as in protection against oxidative injury.|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Lysosome. Cytoplasmic vesicle. Note=Also found in lung secretory organelles.|
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Peroxiredoxins (Prx) are a family of ubiquitous antioxidant enzymes which regulates cytokine-induced peroxide levels and mediates signal transduction in various mammalian cells. Prx family members have been linked to cell proliferation, differentiation, and apoptosis (1). Peroxiredoxin 6 (Prdx6) is only mammalian 1-Cys member of the peroxiredoxin family and it is expressed in all major organs, with particularly high expression in lung. Prdx6 is considered antioxidant enzyme and has a major role in lung phospholipid metabolism. Specifically, Prdx6 might be involved in antioxidant defense by facilitating repair of damaged cell membranes via reduction of peroxidized phospholipids and alterations of lung surfactant phospholipid synthesis and turnover (2).
1. Wood ZA, et al., Trends in Biochemical Science, 28(1):32-40, 2003. 2. Manevich Y, Fisher AB. Free Radic Biol Med. 38(11):1422-1432, 2005.
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