|Application ||WB, E|
|Other Accession||Q99P74, Q99P58, P23640, Q4LE85, Q9ERI2, NP_004571.2|
|Predicted||Mouse, Pig, Rat|
|Calculated MW||24868 Da|
|Antigen Region||136-164 aa|
|Other Names||Ras-related protein Rab-27A, Rab-27, GTP-binding protein Ram, RAB27A, RAB27|
|Target/Specificity||This RAB27A antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 136-164 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human RAB27A.|
|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||RAB27A Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Plays a role in cytotoxic granule exocytosis in lymphocytes. Required for both granule maturation and granule docking and priming at the immunologic synapse.|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Lipid-anchor. Melanosome. Late endosome. Lysosome. Note=Identified by mass spectrometry in melanosome fractions from stage I to stage IV (PubMed:12643545, PubMed:17081065). Localizes to endosomal exocytic vesicles (PubMed:17237785).|
|Tissue Location||Found in all the examined tissues except in brain. Low expression was found in thymus, kidney, muscle and placenta. Detected in melanocytes, and in most tumor cell lines examined. Expressed in cytotoxic T-lymphocytes (CTL) and mast cells.|
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The protein encoded by this gene belongs to the small GTPase superfamily, Rab family. The protein is membrane-bound and may be involved in protein transport and small GTPase mediated signal transduction. Mutations in this gene are associated with Griscelli syndrome type 2. Alternative splicing occurs at this locus and four transcript variants encoding the same protein have been identified.
Ohbayashi, N., et al. Pigment Cell Melanoma Res 23(3):365-374(2010)
Davila, S., et al. Genes Immun. 11(3):232-238(2010)
Meeths, M., et al. Pediatr Blood Cancer 54(4):563-572(2010)
Chattopadhyay, I., et al. Mutat. Res. 696(2):130-138(2010)
Wood, S.M., et al. Blood 114(19):4117-4127(2009)
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