|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Other Accession||O77512, NP_964011.2, NP_005829.3|
|Calculated MW||33924 Da|
|Antigen Region||171-199 aa|
|Other Names||Glycine N-acyltransferase, Acyl-CoA:glycine N-acyltransferase, AAc, Aralkyl acyl-CoA N-acyltransferase, Aralkyl acyl-CoA:amino acid N-acyltransferase, Benzoyl-coenzyme A:glycine N-acyltransferase, Glycine N-benzoyltransferase, HRP-1(CLP), GLYAT, ACGNAT, CAT, GAT|
|Target/Specificity||This GLYAT antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 171-199 amino acids from the Central region of human GLYAT.|
|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||GLYAT Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Synonyms||ACGNAT, CAT, GAT|
|Function||Mitochondrial acyltransferase which transfers an acyl group to the N-terminus of glycine and glutamine, although much less efficiently. Can conjugate numerous substrates to form a variety of N-acylglycines, with a preference for benzoyl-CoA over phenylacetyl-CoA as acyl donors. Thereby detoxify xenobiotics, such as benzoic acid or salicylic acid, and endogenous organic acids, such as isovaleric acid.|
|Tissue Location||Predominantly expressed in liver (at protein level) and kidney. Down-regulated in hepatocellular carcinoma and other liver cancers.|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
The glycine-N-acyltransferase protein conjugates glycine with acyl-CoA substrates in the mitochondria. The protein is thought to be important in the detoxification of endogenous and xenobiotic acyl-CoA's. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
Yamamoto, A., et al. Drug Metab. Pharmacokinet. 24(1):114-117(2009)
Wang, A.G., et al. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 345(3):1022-1032(2006)
van der Westhuizen, F.H., et al. J. Biochem. Mol. Toxicol. 14(2):102-109(2000)
Mawal, Y., et al. J. Pediatr. 130(6):1003-1007(1997)
Merkler, D.J., et al. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 330(2):430-434(1996)
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