|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Other Accession||O35910, P57787, NP_001035887.1, NP_001035888.1|
|Calculated MW||49469 Da|
|Antigen Region||433-462 aa|
|Other Names||Monocarboxylate transporter 4, MCT 4, Solute carrier family 16 member 3, SLC16A3, MCT4|
|Target/Specificity||This SLC16A3 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 433-462 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human SLC16A3.|
|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||SLC16A3 Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Proton-linked monocarboxylate transporter. Catalyzes the rapid transport across the plasma membrane of many monocarboxylates such as lactate, pyruvate, branched-chain oxo acids derived from leucine, valine and isoleucine, and the ketone bodies acetoacetate, beta-hydroxybutyrate and acetate (By similarity).|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.|
|Tissue Location||Highly expressed in skeletal muscle.|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
Lactic acid and pyruvate transport across plasma membranes is catalyzed by members of the proton-linked monocarboxylate transporter (MCT) family, which has been designated solute carrier family-16. Each MCT appears to have slightly different substrate and inhibitor specificities and transport kinetics, which are related to the metabolic requirements of the tissues in which it is found. The MCTs, which include MCT1 (SLC16A1; MIM 600682) and MCT2 (SLC16A7; MIM 603654), are characterized by 12 predicted transmembrane domains (Price et al., 1998 [PubMed 9425115]).
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Olsen, J.V., et al. Cell 127(3):635-648(2006)
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