|Application ||WB, E|
|Calculated MW||56980 Da|
|Antigen Region||16-46 aa|
|Other Names||Glycylpeptide N-tetradecanoyltransferase 2, Myristoyl-CoA:protein N-myristoyltransferase 2, NMT 2, Peptide N-myristoyltransferase 2, Type II N-myristoyltransferase, NMT2|
|Target/Specificity||This NMT2 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 16-46 amino acids from the N-terminal region of human NMT2.|
|Format||Purified polyclonal antibody supplied in PBS with 0.09% (W/V) sodium azide. This antibody is prepared by Saturated Ammonium Sulfate (SAS) precipitation followed by dialysis against PBS.|
|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||NMT2 Antibody (N-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Adds a myristoyl group to the N-terminal glycine residue of certain cellular and viral proteins.|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Membrane; Peripheral membrane protein|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
N-myristoyltransferase (NMT) catalyzes the reaction of N-terminal myristoylation of many signaling proteins. It transfers myristic acid from myristoyl coenzyme A to the amino group of a protein's N-terminal glycine residue. Biochemical evidence indicates the presence of several distinct NMTs, varying in apparent molecular weight and /or subcellular distribution. The predicted 498-amino acid of human NMT2 protein shares 77% and 96% sequence identity with human NMT1 and mouse Nmt2 comprise two distinct families of N-myristoyltransferases.
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Shiraishi, T., et al., Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 282(5):1201-1205 (2001).
Ono, A., et al., J. Virol. 73(5):4136-4144 (1999).
Paillart, J.C., et al., J. Virol. 73(4):2604-2612 (1999).
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