|Application ||WB, FC, E|
|Other Accession||O08832, NP_003765.2|
|Calculated MW||66666 Da|
|Antigen Region||93-120 aa|
|Other Names||Polypeptide N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase 4, Polypeptide GalNAc transferase 4, GalNAc-T4, pp-GaNTase 4, Protein-UDP acetylgalactosaminyltransferase 4, UDP-GalNAc:polypeptide N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase 4, GALNT4|
|Target/Specificity||This GALNT4 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 93-120 amino acids from the N-terminal region of human GALNT4.|
|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||GALNT4 Antibody (N-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Catalyzes the initial reaction in O-linked oligosaccharide biosynthesis, the transfer of an N-acetyl-D- galactosamine residue to a serine or threonine residue on the protein receptor. Has a highest activity toward Muc7, EA2 and Muc2, with a lowest activity than GALNT2. Glycosylates 'Thr-57' of SELPLG.|
|Cellular Location||Golgi apparatus membrane; Single-pass type II membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Ubiquitous. Highly expressed in mucous cells.|
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This gene encodes a member of the UDP-N-acetyl-alpha-D-galactosamine:polypeptide N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase (GalNAc-T) family of enzymes. GalNAc-Ts initiate mucin-type O-linked glycosylation in the Golgi apparatus by catalyzing the transfer of GalNAc to serine and threonine residues on target proteins. They are characterized by an N-terminal transmembrane domain, a stem region, a lumenal catalytic domain containing a GT1 motif and Gal/GalNAc transferase motif, and a C-terminal ricin/lectin-like domain. GalNAc-Ts have different, but overlapping, substrate specificities and patterns of expression. In vitro, the encoded protein can complement other GalNAc-Ts in the complete O-glycosylation of the mucin-1 tandem repeat and can O-glycosylate the P-selectin glycoprotein ligand-1 molecule. The coding region of this gene is contained within a single exon.
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Hassan, H., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 275(49):38197-38205(2000)
Bennett, E.P., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 273(46):30472-30481(1998)
Bennett, E.P., et al. Glycobiology 8(6):547-555(1998)
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