|Application ||WB, IHC-P, FC, IF, E|
|Calculated MW||42387 Da|
|Antigen Region||323-351 aa|
|Other Names||Alpha-methylacyl-CoA racemase, 2-methylacyl-CoA racemase, AMACR|
|Target/Specificity||This AMACR antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 323-351 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human AMACR.|
|Format||Purified polyclonal antibody supplied in PBS with 0.09% (W/V) sodium azide. This antibody is purified through a protein A column, followed by peptide affinity purification.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 2 weeks. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||AMACR Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Racemization of 2-methyl-branched fatty acid CoA esters. Responsible for the conversion of pristanoyl-CoA and C27-bile acyl-CoAs to their (S)-stereoisomers.|
|Cellular Location||Peroxisome. Mitochondrion|
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This gene encodes a racemase. The encoded enzyme interconverts pristanoyl-CoA and C27-bile acylCoAs between their (R)- and (S)-stereoisomers. The conversion to the (S)-stereoisomers is necessary for degradation of these substrates by peroxisomal beta-oxidation. Encoded proteins from this locus localize to both mitochondria and peroxisomes. Mutations in this gene may be associated with adult-onset sensorimotor neuropathy, pigmentary retinopathy, and adrenomyeloneuropathy due to defects in bile acid synthesis. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described.
Murray, N.P., et al. Oncol. Rep. 24(3):687-692(2010) Sonwalkar, S.A., et al. Histopathology 56(7):900-907(2010) Lakis, S., et al. World J. Gastroenterol. 16(20):2476-2483(2010) Chen, W., et al. Mol. Biol. Rep. 36(3):423-430(2009) Mubiru, J.N., et al. Gene 327(1):89-98(2004)
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