Register or Login
  • All
  • Uniprot Id
  • Catalog #
  • Peptide Sequence
>   home   >   Products   >   Primary Antibodies   >   Neuroscience   >   TRPV4 Antibody   

TRPV4 Antibody

  • WB - TRPV4 Antibody ASC11761
    Western blot analysis of TRPV4 in human testis tissue lysate with TRPV4 antibody at 1 µg/ml.
  • IHC - TRPV4 Antibody ASC11761
    Immunohistochemistry of TRPV4 in human lung tissue with TRPV4 antibody at 5 µg/mL.
  • IF - TRPV4 Antibody ASC11761
    Immunofluorescence of TRPV4 in human lung tissue with TRPV4 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 Q9HBA0
Other Accession NP_067638, 22547184
Reactivity Human
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype IgG
Calculated MW Predicted: 96 kDa

Observed: 110 kDa
Application Notes TRPV4 antibody can be used for detection of TRPV4 by Western blot at 1 - 2 µg/ml. Antibody can also be used for Immunohistochemistry starting at 5 µg/mL. For immunofluorescence start at 20 µg/mL.
Additional Information
Gene ID 59341
Target/Specificity TRPV4; TRPV4 antibody is human specific. At least six isoforms of TRPV4 are known to exist. This antibody is predicted to not cross-react with other TRP protein family members.
Reconstitution & Storage TRPV4 antibody can be stored at 4℃ for three months and -20℃, stable for up to one year.
PrecautionsTRPV4 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name TRPV4
Synonyms VRL2, VROAC
Function Non-selective calcium permeant cation channel probably involved in osmotic sensitivity and mechanosensitivity. Activation by exposure to hypotonicity within the physiological range exhibits an outward rectification. Also activated by low pH, citrate and phorbol esters. Increase of intracellular Ca(2+) potentiates currents. Channel activity seems to be regulated by a calmodulin-dependent mechanism with a negative feedback mechanism. Promotes cell-cell junction formation in skin keratinocytes and plays an important role in the formation and/or maintenance of functional intercellular barriers. Acts as a regulator of intracellular Ca(2+) in synoviocytes. Plays an obligatory role as a molecular component in the nonselective cation channel activation induced by 4-alpha-phorbol 12,13-didecanoate and hypotonic stimulation in synoviocytes and also regulates production of IL-8.
Cellular Location Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cell junction, adherens junction. Note=Assembly of the putative homotetramer occurs primarily in the endoplasmic reticulum Isoform 5: Cell membrane.
Tissue Location Found in the synoviocytes from patients with (RA) and without (CTR) rheumatoid arthritis (at protein level)
Research Areas
Citations (0)

Thousands of laboratories across the world have published research that depended on the performance of antibodies from Abgent to advance their research. Check out links to articles that cite our products in major peer-reviewed journals, organized by research category.

Submit your citation using an Abgent antibody to, and receive a free "I Love Antibodies" mug.


The transient receptor potential (TRP) protein family consists of a diverse group of cation channels functioning in a variety of homeostatic and regulatory pathways. Four subfamilies exist, based on channel domain homology: C type (canonical), V type (vanilloid receptor related), M type (melastatin related) and P type (PKD) (1). TRPV4, belongs to the V type subfamily and plays a role in systemic osmoregulation (2,3). TRPV4 is a calcium channel multi-pass membrane protein activated by various stimuli, including thermal stress, fatty acid metabolites and hypotonicity (3). TRPV4 is highly expressed in lung and kidney and widely expressed in brain. It plays an important role in regulating neural excitability (4).


Birnbaumer L, Yildirim E and Abramowitz J. A comparison of the genes coding for canonical TRP channels and their M, V and P relatives. Cell Calcium 2003; 33:419-32.
Alessandri-Haber N, Dina OA, Yeh JJ, et al. Transient receptor potential vanilloid 4 is essential in chemotherapy-induced neuropathic pain in the rat. J. Neurosci. 2004; 24:4444-52.
Liedtke W. TRPV4 plays an evolutionary conserved role in the transduction of osmotic and mechanical stimuli in live animals. J. Physiol. 2005; 567:53-8.
Shibasaki K, Suzuki M, Mizuno A, et al. Effects of body temperature on neural activity in the hippocampus: regulation of resting membrane potentials by transient receptor potential vanilloid 4. J. Neurosci. 2007; 27:1566–75.

Abgent welcomes feedback from its customers.

If you have used an Abgent product and would like to share how it has performed, please click on the "Submit Review" button and provide the requested information. Our staff will examine and post your review and contact you if needed.

If you have any additional inquiries please email technical services at

$ 310.00
Cat# ASC11761
(40 western blots)
Availability: 5-7days
Bulk Size
Seasonal Special on Bulk Order
Request Quote Here

Ordering Information

United States
AlbaniaAustraliaAustriaBelgiumBosnia & HerzegovinaBrazilBulgariaCanadaChinaCroatiaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIrelandIsraelItalyJapanKoreaLatviaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMalaysiaMaltaNetherlandsNew ZealandNorwayPakistanPolandPortugalRomaniaSerbiaSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSouth AfricaSpainSwedenSwitzerlandTaiwanTurkeyUnited KingdomUnited StatesVietnamOthers
Abgent, Inc.
(888) 735-7227 / (858) 622-0099
(858) 622-0609

Shipping Information

Domestic orders (in stock items)
Shipped out the same day. Orders placed after 1 PM (PST) will ship out the next business day.
International orders
Contact your local distributors
Santa Cruz Alternative
Terms & Conditions