|Application ||WB, E|
|Other Accession||Q91YN5, NP_003106.3|
|Calculated MW||58769 Da|
|Antigen Region||390-418 aa|
|Other Names||UDP-N-acetylhexosamine pyrophosphorylase, Antigen X, AGX, Sperm-associated antigen 2, UDP-N-acetylgalactosamine pyrophosphorylase, AGX-1, UDP-N-acetylglucosamine pyrophosphorylase, AGX-2, UAP1, SPAG2|
|Target/Specificity||This UAP1 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 390-418 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human UAP1.|
|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||UAP1 Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Converts UTP and GlcNAc-1-P into UDP-GlcNAc, and UTP and GalNAc-1-P into UDP-GalNAc. Isoform AGX1 has 2 to 3 times higher activity towards GalNAc-1-P, while isoform AGX2 has 8 times more activity towards GlcNAc-1-P.|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Note=In spermatozoa, localized to the principal piece of the tail, the neck region of the head and to a lesser extent, the midpiece of the tail|
|Tissue Location||Widely expressed. Isoform AGX1 is more abundant in testis than isoform AGX2, while isoform AGX2 is more abundant than isoform AGX1 in somatic tissue. Expressed at low level in placenta, muscle and liver|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
UAP1 converts UDP and GlcNAc-1-P into UDP-GlcNAc, and UDP and GalNAc-1-P into UDP-GalNAc. Isoform AGX1 has 2 to 3 times higher activity towards GalNAc-1-P, while isoform AGX2 has 8 times more activity towards GlcNAc-1-P.
Ehret, G.B., et al. Eur. J. Hum. Genet. 17(12):1650-1657(2009)
Wang, A.G., et al. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 345(3):1022-1032(2006)
Peneff, C., et al. EMBO J. 20(22):6191-6202(2001)
Wang-Gillam, A., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 273(42):27055-27057(1998)
Diekman, A.B., et al. Mol. Reprod. Dev. 50(3):284-293(1998)
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