|Application ||WB, E|
|Calculated MW||33428 Da|
|Antigen Region||201-230 aa|
|Other Names||Biliverdin reductase A, BVR A, Biliverdin-IX alpha-reductase, BLVRA, BLVR, BVR|
|Target/Specificity||This BLVRA antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 201-230 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human BLVRA.|
|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||BLVRA Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Reduces the gamma-methene bridge of the open tetrapyrrole, biliverdin IX alpha, to bilirubin with the concomitant oxidation of a NADH or NADPH cofactor.|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
Biliverdin reductases, such as BLVRA (EC 188.8.131.52), catalyze the conversion of biliverdin to bilirubin in the presence of NADPH or NADH (Komuro et al., 1996 [PubMed 8950184]).[supplied by OMIM].
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Miralem, T., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 285(17):12551-12558(2010)
Goven, D., et al. PLoS ONE 5 (5), E10886 (2010) :
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