|Other Names||Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4B, eIF-4B, EIF4B|
|Target/Specificity||The synthetic peptide sequence used to generate the antibody AP1950e was selected from the S93 region of human EIF4B. A 10 to 100 fold molar excess to antibody is recommended. Precise conditions should be optimized for a particular assay.|
|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.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.|
|Precautions||This product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Required for the binding of mRNA to ribosomes. Functions in close association with EIF4-F and EIF4-A. Binds near the 5'- terminal cap of mRNA in presence of EIF-4F and ATP. Promotes the ATPase activity and the ATP-dependent RNA unwinding activity of both EIF4-A and EIF4-F.|
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EIF4B is required for the binding of mRNA to ribosomes. It functions in close association with EIF4-F and EIF4-A by binding near the 5'- terminal cap of mRNA in presence of EIF-4F and ATP. This protein also promotes the ATPase activity and the ATP-dependent RNA unwinding activity of both EIF4-A and EIF4-F
Doepker, R.C., et al., J. Virol. 78(9):4684-4699 (2004).Fleming, K., et al., Biochemistry 42(30):8966-8975 (2003).Milburn, S.C., et al., EMBO J. 9(9):2783-2790 (1990).
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