|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Other Accession||NP_001124197.1, NP_002788.1|
|Calculated MW||28480 Da|
|Antigen Region||235-263 aa|
|Other Names||Proteasome subunit beta type-5, Macropain epsilon chain, Multicatalytic endopeptidase complex epsilon chain, Proteasome chain 6, Proteasome epsilon chain, Proteasome subunit MB1, Proteasome subunit X, PSMB5, LMPX, MB1, X|
|Target/Specificity||This PSMB5 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 235-263 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human PSMB5.|
|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||PSMB5 Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Synonyms||LMPX, MB1, X|
|Function||Component of the 20S core proteasome complex involved in the proteolytic degradation of most intracellular proteins. This complex plays numerous essential roles within the cell by associating with different regulatory particles. Associated with two 19S regulatory particles, forms the 26S proteasome and thus participates in the ATP-dependent degradation of ubiquitinated proteins. The 26S proteasome plays a key role in the maintenance of protein homeostasis by removing misfolded or damaged proteins that could impair cellular functions, and by removing proteins whose functions are no longer required. Associated with the PA200 or PA28, the 20S proteasome mediates ubiquitin-independent protein degradation. This type of proteolysis is required in several pathways including spermatogenesis (20S-PA200 complex) or generation of a subset of MHC class I-presented antigenic peptides (20S-PA28 complex). Within the 20S core complex, PSMB5 displays a chymotrypsin-like activity.|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Nucleus|
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The proteasome is a multicatalytic proteinase complex with a highly ordered ring-shaped 20S core structure. The core structure is composed of 4 rings of 28 non-identical subunits; 2 rings are composed of 7 alpha subunits and 2 rings are composed of 7 beta subunits. Proteasomes are distributed throughout eukaryotic cells at a high concentration and cleave peptides in an ATP/ubiquitin-dependent process in a non-lysosomal pathway. An essential function of a modified proteasome, the immunoproteasome, is the processing of class I MHC peptides. This gene encodes a member of the proteasome B-type family, also known as the T1B family, that is a 20S core beta subunit in the proteasome. This catalytic subunit is not present in the immunoproteasome and is replaced by catalytic subunit 3i (proteasome beta 8 subunit). Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
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Oerlemans, R., et al. Blood 112(6):2489-2499(2008)
Wang, L., et al. Clin. Cancer Res. 14(11):3503-3513(2008)
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