|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Other Accession||P02639, NP_006262.1|
|Calculated MW||10546 Da|
|Antigen Region||45-75 aa|
|Other Names||Protein S100-A1, S-100 protein alpha chain, S-100 protein subunit alpha, S100 calcium-binding protein A1, S100A1, S100A|
|Target/Specificity||This S100A1 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 45-75 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human S100A1.|
|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||S100A1 Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Weakly binds calcium but binds zinc very tightly- distinct binding sites with different affinities exist for both ions on each monomer. Physiological concentrations of potassium ion antagonize the binding of both divalent cations, especially affecting high-affinity calcium-binding sites. May mediate calcium-dependent regulation on many physiological processes by interacting with other proteins, such as TPR-containing proteins, and modulating their activity.|
|Tissue Location||Highly prevalent in heart. Also found in lesser quantities in skeletal muscle and brain|
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The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the S100 family of proteins containing 2 EF-hand calcium-binding motifs. S100 proteins are localized in the cytoplasm and/or nucleus of a wide range of cells, and involved in the regulation of a number of cellular processes such as cell cycle progression and differentiation. S100 genes include at least 13 members which are located as a cluster on chromosome 1q21. This protein may function in stimulation of Ca2+-induced Ca2+ release, inhibition of microtubule assembly, and inhibition of protein kinase C-mediated phosphorylation. Reduced expression of this protein has been implicated in cardiomyopathies.
Marlatt, N.M., et al. Protein Expr. Purif. 73(1):58-64(2010)
van Dieck, J., et al. FEBS Lett. 584(15):3269-3274(2010)
Sviatoha, V., et al. Melanoma Res. 20(2):118-125(2010)
DeRycke, M.S., et al. Am. J. Clin. Pathol. 132(6):846-856(2009)
Yusenko, M.V., et al. Int. J. Biol. Sci. 5(6):517-527(2009)
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