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UPK1B Antibody (Center) Blocking Peptide

Synthetic peptide

Product Information
Primary Accession O75841
Peptide ID 90909162
Additional Information
Gene ID 7348
Other Names Uroplakin-1b, UP1b, Tetraspanin-20, Tspan-20, Uroplakin Ib, UPIb, UPK1B, TSPAN20
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 UPK1B
Synonyms TSPAN20
Function Component of the asymmetric unit membrane (AUM); a highly specialized biomembrane elaborated by terminally differentiated urothelial cells. May play an important role in normal bladder epithelial physiology, possibly in regulating membrane permeability of superficial umbrella cells or in stabilizing the apical membrane through AUM/cytoskeletal interactions (By similarity).
Cellular Location Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.
Tissue Location Bladder epithelium.
Research Areas
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UPK1B is a member of the transmembrane 4 superfamily, also known as the tetraspanin family. Most of these members are cell-surface proteins that are characterized by the presence of four hydrophobic domains. The proteins mediate signal transduction events that play a role in the regulation of cell development, activation, growth and motility. This protein is found in the asymmetrical unit membrane (AUM) where it can form a complex with other transmembrane 4 superfamily proteins. It may play a role in normal bladder epithelial physiology, possibly in regulating membrane permeability of superficial umbrella cells or in stabilizing the apical membrane through AUM/cytoskeletal interactions.


Kalma, Y., et al. Fertil. Steril. 91(4):1042-1049(2009)Cowled, P., et al. Neoplasia 7(12):1091-1103(2005)Varga, A.E., et al. Neoplasia 6(2):128-135(2004)

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$ 80.00
Cat# BP9725c
(40 western blots)
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