|Dilution||IHC-P (20 µg/ml)|
|Other Names||Melanocortin receptor 5, MC5-R, MC-2, MC5R|
|Target/Specificity||Human MC5 Receptor. BLAST analysis of the peptide immunogen showed no homology with other human proteins.|
|Reconstitution & Storage||Long term: -70°C; Short term: +4°C|
|Precautions||MC5R / MC5 Receptor Antibody (Extracellular Domain) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Receptor for MSH (alpha, beta and gamma) and ACTH. The activity of this receptor is mediated by G proteins which activate adenylate cyclase. This receptor is a possible mediator of the immunomodulation properties of melanocortins.|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in the brain but not in the melanoma cells|
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Receptor for MSH (alpha, beta and gamma) and ACTH. The activity of this receptor is mediated by G proteins which activate adenylate cyclase. This receptor is a possible mediator of the immunomodulation properties of melanocortins.
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Kopatz S.A.,et al.Submitted (APR-2003) to the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases.
Mural R.J.,et al.Submitted (SEP-2005) to the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases.
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