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TRIM5 gamma Antibody

  • WB - TRIM5 gamma Antibody ASC10224
    Western blot analysis of TRIM5 gamma expression in human bladder (A) and colon (B) cell lysate with TRIM5 gamma antibody at 2 µg /ml.
  • IHC - TRIM5 gamma Antibody ASC10224
    Immunohistochemistry of TRIM5 gamma in human bladder tissue with TRIM5 gamma antibody at 2 µg/mL.
  • IF - TRIM5 gamma Antibody ASC10224
    Immunofluorescence of TRIM5 gamma in human bladder tissue with TRIM5 gamma antibody at 20 µg/mL.
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 Q9C035
Other Accession NP_149083, 15011944
Reactivity Human
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype IgG
Calculated MW 56338 Da
Application Notes TRIM5 gamma antibody can be used for detection of TRIM5 gamma by Western blot at 2 µg/mL. A band at approximately 35 kDa can be detected. Antibody can also be used for immunohistochemistry starting at 2 µg/mL. For immunofluorescence start at 20 µg/mL.
Additional Information
Gene ID 85363
Other Names TRIM5 gamma Antibody: RNF88, TRIM5alpha, RNF88, Tripartite motif-containing protein 5, RING finger protein 88, tripartite motif-containing 5
Target/Specificity TRIM5;
Reconstitution & Storage TRIM5 gamma antibody can be stored at 4℃ for three months and -20℃, stable for up to one year. As with all antibodies care should be taken to avoid repeated freeze thaw cycles. Antibodies should not be exposed to prolonged high temperatures.
PrecautionsTRIM5 gamma Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name TRIM5
Synonyms RNF88
Function Capsid-specific restriction factor that prevents infection from non-host-adapted retroviruses. Blocks viral replication early in the life cycle, after viral entry but before reverse transcription. In addition to acting as a capsid-specific restriction factor, also acts as a pattern recognition receptor that activates innate immune signaling in response to the retroviral capsid lattice. Binding to the viral capsid triggers its E3 ubiquitin ligase activity, and in concert with the heterodimeric ubiquitin conjugating enzyme complex UBE2V1-UBE2N (also known as UBC13-UEV1A complex) generates 'Lys-63'-linked polyubiquitin chains, which in turn are catalysts in the autophosphorylation of the MAP3K7/TAK1 complex (includes TAK1, TAB2, and TAB3). Activation of the MAP3K7/TAK1 complex by autophosphorylation results in the induction and expression of NF- kappa-B and MAPK-responsive inflammatory genes, thereby leading to an innate immune response in the infected cell. Restricts infection by N-tropic murine leukemia virus (N-MLV) and equine infectious anemia virus (EIAV).
Cellular Location Cytoplasm, P-body Note=Closely associates with proteasomal subunits in cytoplasmic bodies (By similarity). Colocalizes with SQSTM1 in cytoplasmic bodies.
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TRIM5 gamma Antibody: TRIM5 is a member of a broad family of otherwise unrelated proteins defined by the presence of a tripartite motif containing a RING domain, a B-box type 1, and a B-box type 2, followed by a coiled-coil region. TRIM5 has five alternately spliced isoforms, the longest of which is the alpha variant which also contains a carboxy-terminal B30.2 (SPRY) domain. While a function has not yet been assigned to TRIM5gamma, it is known that expression of TRIM5α variants from humans, rhesus monkeys, and African green monkeys enable resistance to infection by various retroviruses including HIV-1, albeit at differing efficiencies. Furthermore, the TRIM5δ isoform appears to serve as a scaffold for the assembly of endogenous BTBD1 and BTBD2 proteins and also exhibits autoubiquitination activity in a RING finger- and UbcH5B-dependent manner.


Reymond A, Meroni G, Fantozzi A, et al. The tripartite motif family identifies cell compartments. EMBO J. 2001; 20:2140-51.
Stremlau M, Owens CM, Perron MJ, et al. The cytoplasmic body component TRIM5a restricts HIV-1 infection in Old World monkeys. Nature 2004; 427:848-53.
Hatziioannou T, Perez-Caballero D, Yang A, et al. Retrovirus resistance factors REF1 and Lv1 are species-specific variants of TRIM5α. Proc. Nat’l. Acad. Sci. USA 2004; 101:10774-9
Xu L, Yang L, Moitra PK, et al. BTBD1 and BTBD2 colocalize to cytoplasmic bodies with the RBCC/tripartite motif protein, TRIM5a. Exp. Cell Res. 2003; 288:84-93.

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Cat# ASC10224
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