|Application ||WB, E|
|Other Accession||P97363, NP_004854.1|
|Calculated MW||62924 Da|
|Antigen Region||372-401 aa|
|Other Names||Serine palmitoyltransferase 2, Long chain base biosynthesis protein 2, LCB 2, Long chain base biosynthesis protein 2a, LCB2a, Serine-palmitoyl-CoA transferase 2, SPT 2, SPTLC2, KIAA0526, LCB2|
|Target/Specificity||This SPTLC2 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 372-401 amino acids from the Central region of human SPTLC2.|
|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||SPTLC2 Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Serine palmitoyltransferase (SPT). The heterodimer formed with LCB1/SPTLC1 constitutes the catalytic core. The composition of the serine palmitoyltransferase (SPT) complex determines the substrate preference. The SPTLC1-SPTLC2-SPTSSA complex shows a strong preference for C16-CoA substrate, while the SPTLC1-SPTLC2-SPTSSB complex displays a preference for C18-CoA substrate.|
|Cellular Location||Endoplasmic reticulum membrane; Single-pass membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Widely expressed.|
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This gene encodes a long chain base subunit of serine palmitoyltransferase. Serine palmitoyltransferase, which consists of two different subunits, is the key enzyme in sphingolipid biosynthesis. It catalyzes the pyridoxal-5-prime-phosphate-dependent condensation of L-serine and palmitoyl-CoA to 3-oxosphinganine. Mutations in this gene were identified in patients with hereditary sensory neuropathy type I. Alternatively spliced variants encoding different isoforms have been identified.
Rotthier, A., et al. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 87(4):513-522(2010)
Han, G., et al. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 106(20):8186-8191(2009)
Hornemann, T., et al. Biochem. J. 405(1):157-164(2007)
Chen, M., et al. Plant Cell 18(12):3576-3593(2006)
Olsen, J.V., et al. Cell 127(3):635-648(2006)
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