|Application ||WB, IHC-P, IF|
|Predicted||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Calculated MW||23659 Da|
|Dilution||IF (1:50 - 1:200), IHC-P (1:100), WB (1:500 - 1:2000)|
|Other Names||RAB5A, Ras-related protein Rab-5A, RAS-associated protein RAB5A, RAB5|
|Target/Specificity||Human RAB5A / RAB5|
|Reconstitution & Storage||Affinity purified|
|Precautions||Anti-RAB5A / RAB5 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||The small GTPases Rab are key regulators of intracellular membrane trafficking, from the formation of transport vesicles to their fusion with membranes. Rabs cycle between an inactive GDP-bound form and an active GTP-bound form that is able to recruit to membranes different sets of downstream effectors directly responsible for vesicle formation, movement, tethering and fusion. RAB5A is required for the fusion of plasma membranes and early endosomes. Contributes to the regulation of filopodia extension.|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane; Lipid-anchor; Cytoplasmic side. Early endosome membrane; Lipid-anchor. Melanosome Cytoplasmic vesicle. Cell projection, ruffle. Membrane. Cytoplasm, cytosol. Note=Enriched in stage I melanosomes. Alternates between membrane-bound and cytosolic forms|
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