|Application ||WB, IHC-P, IF, E|
|Other Accession||AAH93658, 7225|
|Calculated MW||106326 Da|
|Application Notes||TRPC6 antibody can be used for the detection of TRPC6 by Western blot at 0.5 - 1 μg/mL. Antibody can also be used for Immunohistochemistry starting at 10 μg/mL and Immunocytochemistry starting at 2 μg/mL . For immunofluorescence start at 5 μg/mL.|
|Other Names||TRPC6 Antibody: TRP6, FSGS2, TRP6, Short transient receptor potential channel 6, Transient receptor protein 6, TrpC6, transient receptor potential cation channel, subfamily C, member 6|
|Target/Specificity||TRPC6 antibody was raised against a 14 amino acid synthetic peptide from near the amino terminus of human TRPC6.|
The immunogen is located within amino acids 50 - 100 of TRPC6.
|Reconstitution & Storage||TRPC6 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.|
|Precautions||TRPC6 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Thought to form a receptor-activated non-selective calcium permeant cation channel. Probably is operated by a phosphatidylinositol second messenger system activated by receptor tyrosine kinases or G-protein coupled receptors. Activated by diacylglycerol (DAG) in a membrane-delimited fashion, independently of protein kinase C. Seems not to be activated by intracellular calcium store depletion.|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Expressed primarily in placenta, lung, spleen, ovary and small intestine. Expressed in podocytes and is a component of the glomerular slit diaphragm|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
TRPC6 Antibody: The mammalian transient receptor potential (TRP) superfamily can be divided into three major families including the "canonical TRP" (TRPC) family. The seven members of this family share the activation through PLC-coupled receptors and have been suggested to be components of receptor-regulated cation channels in different cell types. Furthermore, the members of the TRPC3/6/7 subfamily can be activated by diacylglycerol (DAG) analogs, suggesting a possible mechanism of activation of these channels by PLC-coupled receptors. When expressed in transfected cells, TRPC6 acts as a non-selective store-independent receptor-activated cation channel. It is activated by DAG in a PKC-independent manner and is insensitive to IP3 activation. There is increasing evidence that TRPC6 encodes endogenous DAG-activated receptor-operated cation channels in vivo.
Contell C, Birnbaumer V, Flockerzi V, et al. A unified nomenclature for the superfamily of TRP cation channels. Mol. Cell 2002; 9:229-31.
Dietrich A, Kalwa H, Rost BR, et al. The diacylglycerol-sensitive TRPC3/6/7 subfamily of cation channels: functional characterization and physiological relevance. Pflugers Arch. 2005; 451:72-80.
Trebak M, Vazquez G, Bird GSJ, et al. The TRPC3/6/7 subfamily of cation channels. Cell Calcium 2003; 33:451-61
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