|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Calculated MW||54637 Da|
|Antigen Region||118-144 aa|
|Other Names||Alanine aminotransferase 1, ALT1, Glutamate pyruvate transaminase 1, GPT 1, Glutamic--alanine transaminase 1, Glutamic--pyruvic transaminase 1, GPT, AAT1, GPT1|
|Target/Specificity||This GPT antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 118-144 amino acids from the N-terminal region of human GPT.|
|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||GPT Antibody (N-term R133) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Catalyzes the reversible transamination between alanine and 2-oxoglutarate to form pyruvate and glutamate. Participates in cellular nitrogen metabolism and also in liver gluconeogenesis starting with precursors transported from skeletal muscles (By similarity).|
|Tissue Location||Liver, kidney, heart, and skeletal muscles. Expressed at moderate levels in the adipose tissue|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
GPT(Glutamate-pyruvate transaminase), also known as alanine aminotransferase, catalyzes the reversible conversion of L-alanine and alpha-ketoglutarate to L-glutamate and pyruvate. This protein has 2 distinct molecular and genetic forms: one cytoplasmic (soluble) (GPT1) and one mitochondrial (GPT2). See ALTQTL1 and ALTQTL2 for information on quantitative trait loci influencing the plasma level of alanine aminotransferase.
Yang R.-Z., Blaileanu G.Genomics 79:445-450(2002)
Ishiguro M., Takio K.Biochemistry 30:10451-10457(1991)
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