|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Other Accession||Q8CHX6, Q0III2, NP_056968.1|
|Calculated MW||57444 Da|
|Antigen Region||15-44 aa|
|Other Names||Membrane-bound transcription factor site-2 protease, Endopeptidase S2P, Sterol regulatory element-binding proteins intramembrane protease, SREBPs intramembrane protease, MBTPS2, S2P|
|Target/Specificity||This MBTPS2 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 15-44 amino acids from the N-terminal region of human MBTPS2.|
|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||MBTPS2 Antibody (N-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Intramembrane proteolysis of sterol-regulatory element- binding proteins (SREBPs) within the first transmembrane segment thereby releasing the N-terminal segment with a portion of the transmembrane segment attached. Site-2 cleavage comes after site-1 cleavage which takes place in the lumenal loop.|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein Cytoplasm|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in heart, brain, placenta, lung, liver, muscle, kidney and pancreas|
Thousands of laboratories across the world have published research that depended on the performance of antibodies from Abgent to advance their research. Check out links to articles that cite our products in major peer-reviewed journals, organized by research category.
email@example.com, and receive a free "I Love Antibodies" mug.
Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
This gene encodes a intramembrane zinc metalloprotease, which is essential in development. This protease functions in the signal protein activation involved in sterol control of transcription and the ER stress response. Mutations in this gene have been associated with ichthyosis follicularis with atrichia and photophobia (IFAP syndrome); IFAP syndrome has been quantitatively linked to a reduction in cholesterol homeostasis and ER stress response.
Ming, A., et al. Pediatr Dermatol 26(4):427-431(2009)
Oeffner, F., et al. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 84(4):459-467(2009)
Lu, Y., et al. J. Lipid Res. 49(12):2582-2589(2008)
Shen, J., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 279(41):43046-43051(2004)
Lee, K., et al. Genes Dev. 16(4):452-466(2002)
If you have used an Abgent product and would like to share how it has performed, please click on the "Submit Review" button and provide the requested information. Our staff will examine and post your review and contact you if needed.
If you have any additional inquiries please email technical services at firstname.lastname@example.org.