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GRIK5 Antibody (N-term) Blocking Peptide

Synthetic peptide

Product Information
Primary Accession Q16478
Clone Names 100712162
Peptide ID 100712162
Additional Information
Gene ID 2901
Other Names Glutamate receptor ionotropic, kainate 5, GluK5, Excitatory amino acid receptor 2, EAA2, Glutamate receptor KA-2, KA2, GRIK5, GRIK2
Format Synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml DI water for a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.
StorageMaintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.
PrecautionsThis product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name GRIK5
Synonyms GRIK2
Function Receptor for glutamate. L-glutamate acts as an excitatory neurotransmitter at many synapses in the central nervous system. The postsynaptic actions of Glu are mediated by a variety of receptors that are named according to their selective agonists. This receptor binds kainate > quisqualate > domoate > L- glutamate >> AMPA >> NMDA = 1S,3R-ACPD.
Cellular Location Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cell junction, synapse, postsynaptic cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein
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This gene encodes a protein that belongs to theglutamate-gated ionic channel family. Glutamate functions as themajor excitatory neurotransmitter in the central nervous systemthrough activation of ligand-gated ion channels and Gprotein-coupled membrane receptors. The protein encoded by thisgene forms functional heteromeric kainate-preferring ionic channelswith the subunits encoded by related gene family members. [providedby RefSeq].


Gratacos, M., et al. Am. J. Med. Genet. B Neuropsychiatr. Genet. 150B (6), 808-816 (2009) :Gill, M.B., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 284(21):14503-14512(2009)Arai, S., et al. Psychiatr. Genet. 19(1):6-13(2009)Fotheringham, J., et al. J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 3(2):105-116(2008)Shibata, H., et al. Psychiatry Res 141(1):39-51(2006)

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$ 80.00
Cat# BP17247a
(40 western blots)
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