|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Calculated MW||94428 Da|
|Other Names||NT-3 growth factor receptor, GP145-TrkC, Trk-C, Neurotrophic tyrosine kinase receptor type 3, TrkC tyrosine kinase, NTRK3, TRKC|
|Target/Specificity||This TrkC antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a his tag recombinant protein of human TrkC.|
|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||TrkC Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Receptor tyrosine kinase involved in nervous system and probably heart development. Upon binding of its ligand NTF3/neurotrophin-3, NTRK3 autophosphorylates and activates different signaling pathways, including the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/AKT and the MAPK pathways, that control cell survival and differentiation.|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Widely expressed but mainly in nervous tissue. Isoform 2 is expressed at higher levels in adult brain than in fetal brain|
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TRKC, a member of the insuline receptor subfamily of Tyr protein kinases, is a receptor for neurotrophin-3 (NT-3). Known substrates for the TRK receptors are SHC, PI-3 kinase, and PLCG1. The different isoforms do not have identical signaling properties. The protein is widely expressed, mainly in the nervous tissue. The isoform B is expressed in a relatively large amount in the adult brain comparatively to fetal brain. TRKC is subject to ligand-mediated auto-phosphorylation. The protein structure contains 2 immunoglobulin-like C2-type domains and 2 leucine-rich (LRR) repeats.
McGregor, L.M., et al., Genomics 22(2):267-272 (1994).
Shelton, D.L., et al., J. Neurosci. 15 (1 Pt 2), 477-491 (1995).
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