|Application ||WB, E|
|Calculated MW||22724 Da|
|Antigen Region||114-143 aa|
|Other Names||Tumor necrosis factor ligand superfamily member 18, Activation-inducible TNF-related ligand, AITRL, Glucocorticoid-induced TNF-related ligand, hGITRL, TNFSF18, AITRL, GITRL, TL6|
|Target/Specificity||This TNFSF18 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 114-143 amino acids from the Central region of human TNFSF18.|
|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||TNFSF18 Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Synonyms||AITRL, GITRL, TL6|
|Function||Cytokine that binds to TNFRSF18/AITR/GITR. Regulates T- cell responses. Can function as costimulator and lower the threshold for T-cell activation and T-cell proliferation. Important for interactions between activated T-lymphocytes and endothelial cells. Mediates activation of NF-kappa-B. Triggers increased phosphorylation of STAT1 and up-regulates expression of VCAM1 and ICAM1 (PubMed:23892569). Promotes leukocyte adhesion to endothelial cells (PubMed:23892569). Regulates migration of monocytes from the splenic reservoir to sites of inflammation (By similarity).|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane; Single-pass type II membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Expressed at high levels in the small intestine, ovary, testis, kidney and endothelial cells|
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The protein encoded by this gene is a cytokine that belongs to the tumor necrosis factor (TNF) ligand family. This cytokine is a ligand for receptor TNFRSF18/AITR/GITR. It has been shown to modulate T lymphocyte survival in peripheral tissues. This cytokine is also found to be expressed in endothelial cells, and is thought to be important for interaction between T lymphocytes and endothelial cells.
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Rajaraman, P., et al. Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 19(5):1356-1361(2010)
Davila, S., et al. Genes Immun. 11(3):232-238(2010)
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