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ITA6 Antibody

Peptide Affinity Purified Rabbit Polyclonal Antibody (Pab)

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  • WB - ITA6 Antibody AP9460d
    ITA6 Antibody (Cat. #AP9460d) western blot analysis in A431 cell line and human placenta tissue lysates (35ug/lane).This demonstrates the ITA6 antibody detected the ITA6 protein (arrow).
Product Information
  • Applications Legend:
  • WB=Western Blot
  • IHC=Immunohistochemistry
  • IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin-embedded Sections)
  • IHC-F=Immunohistochemistry (Frozen Sections)
  • IF=Immunofluorescence
  • FC=Flow Cytopmetry
  • IC=Immunochemistry
  • ICC=Immunocytochemistry
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
Primary Accession P23229
Reactivity Human
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype Rabbit Ig
Calculated MW 126606 Da
Additional Information
Gene ID 3655
Other Names Integrin alpha-6, CD49 antigen-like family member F, VLA-6, CD49f, Integrin alpha-6 heavy chain, Integrin alpha-6 light chain, Processed integrin alpha-6, Alpha6p, ITGA6
Target/Specificity This ITA6 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with ITA6 recombinant protein.
Dilution WB~~1:1000
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.
StorageMaintain 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.
PrecautionsITA6 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name ITGA6
Function Integrin alpha-6/beta-1 is a receptor for laminin on platelets. Integrin alpha-6/beta-4 is a receptor for laminin in epithelial cells and it plays a critical structural role in the hemidesmosome.
Cellular Location Cell membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein Cell membrane; Lipid-anchor
Tissue Location Integrin alpha-6/beta-4 is predominantly expressed by epithelia. Isoforms containing segment X1 are ubiquitously expressed. Isoforms containing segment X1X2 are expressed in heart, kidney, placenta, colon, duodenum, myoblasts and myotubes, and in a limited number of cell lines; they are always coexpressed with the ubiquitous isoform containing segment X1. In some tissues (e.g. Salivary gland), isoforms containing cytoplasmic segment A and isoforms containing segment B are detected while in others, only isoforms containing one cytoplasmic segment are found (segment A in epidermis and segment B in kidney).
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The ITGA6 protein product is the integrin alpha chain alpha 6. Integrins are integral cell-surface proteins composed of an alpha chain and a beta chain. A given chain may combine with multiple partners resulting in different integrins. For example, alpha 6 may combine with beta 4 in the integrin referred to as TSP180, or with beta 1 in the integrin VLA-6. Integrins are known to participate in cell adhesion as well as cell-surface mediated signalling.


Kim, T.H., et al. Mol. Cancer Res. 7(10):1605-1612(2009)
Eeles, R.A., et al. Nat. Genet. 41(10):1116-1121(2009)
Boroujerdnia, M.G., et al. Pak. J. Biol. Sci. 12(4):360-366(2009)
Dai, J.Y., et al. BMC Cancer 9, 337 (2009)
Dydensborg, A.B., et al. BMC Cancer 9, 223 (2009)

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Cat# AP9460d
(40 western blots)
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