|Application ||WB, IF, E|
|Calculated MW||59872 Da|
|Antigen Region||250-276 aa|
|Other Names||Natural resistance-associated macrophage protein 1, NRAMP 1, Solute carrier family 11 member 1, SLC11A1, LSH, NRAMP, NRAMP1|
|Target/Specificity||This SLC11A1 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 250-276 amino acids from the Central region of human SLC11A1.|
|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||SLC11A1 Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Synonyms||LSH, NRAMP, NRAMP1|
|Function||Divalent transition metal (iron and manganese) transporter involved in iron metabolism and host resistance to certain pathogens. Macrophage-specific membrane transport function. Controls natural resistance to infection with intracellular parasites. Pathogen resistance involves sequestration of Fe(2+) and Mn(2+), cofactors of both prokaryotic and eukaryotic catalases and superoxide dismutases, not only to protect the macrophage against its own generation of reactive oxygen species, but to deny the cations to the pathogen for synthesis of its protective enzymes.|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Macrophages; peripheral blood leukocytes, lung, spleen and liver|
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NRAMP1, also known as SLC11A1, is a member of the solute carrier family 11 (proton-coupled divalent metal ion transporters) family and encodes a multi-pass membrane protein. The protein functions as a divalent transition metal (iron and manganese) transporter involved in iron metabolism and host resistance to certain pathogens. Mutations in this gene have been associated with susceptibility to infectious diseases such as leprosy and tuberculosis, and inflammatory diseases such as Crohn disease and rheumatoid arthritis. Alternatively spliced variants that encode different protein isoforms have been described but the full-length nature of only one has been determined.
Jin,J., et.al., Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi 11 (4), 283-287 (2009)
Liu,J., et.al., Am. J. Hum. Genet. 56 (4), 845-853 (1995)
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