SAB1405470

Sigma-Aldrich

Anti-BIRC5 antibody produced in mouse

purified immunoglobulin, buffered aqueous solution

Synonym(s):
EPR-1, API4

Quality Level

biological source

mouse

antibody form

purified immunoglobulin

antibody product type

primary antibodies

clone

polyclonal

form

buffered aqueous solution

mol wt

antigen ~16.4 kDa

species reactivity

human

application(s)

indirect immunofluorescence: suitable
western blot: 1 μg/mL

conjugate

unconjugated

NCBI accession no.

UniProt accession no.

shipped in

dry ice

storage temp.

−20°C

Gene Information

human ... BIRC5(332)

General description

This gene is a member of the inhibitor of apoptosis (IAP) gene family, which encode negative regulatory proteins that prevent apoptotic cell death. IAP family members usually contain multiple baculovirus IAP repeat (BIR) domains, but this gene encodes proteins with only a single BIR domain. The encoded proteins also lack a C-terminus RING finger domain. Gene expression is high during fetal development and in most tumors yet low in adult tissues. Antisense transcripts are involved in the regulation of this gene′s expression. At least four transcript variants encoding distinct isoforms have been found for this gene, but the full-length natures of only three of them have been determined. (provided by RefSeq)

Immunogen

BIRC5 (AAH08718.1, 1 a.a. ~ 142 a.a) full-length human protein.

Sequence
MGAPTLPPAWQPFLKDHRISTFKNWPFLEGCACTPERMAEAGFIHCPTENEPDLAQCFFCFKELEGWEPDDDPIEEHKKHSSGCAFLSVKKQFEELTLGEFLKLDRERAKNKIAKETNNKKKEFEETAKKVRRAIEQLAAMD

Application

Anti-BIRC5 antibody produced in mouse is suitable for indirect immunofluorescence and western blot applications.

Biochem/physiol Actions

BIRC5 (Baculoviral inhibitor of apoptosis repeat-containing 5) functions as a cell surface receptor for factor Xa. It is predicted to be a potential factor in protease-dependent cellular effector functions. It also behaves as a receptor for factor Xa during the cell surface assembly of proteolytic activities and leukocyte mitogenesis. A study reports that the expression of BIRC5 can be controlled by mRNA splicing. It is an inhibitor of apoptosis and is expressed in various malignancies.

Physical form

Solution in phosphate buffered saline, pH 7.4

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Lamiss Mohamed Abd el Aziz
Medical oncology (Northwood, London, England), 31(11), 244-244 (2014-10-09)
The prognosis of relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) after front-line therapy remains poor. The development of more effective and less toxic salvage regimens remains a major challenge. Survivin is a member of the family of inhibitors of apoptosis...
D C Altieri
The Journal of biological chemistry, 269(5), 3139-3142 (1994-02-04)
Cellular receptors for blood proteases regulate chemotaxis, extracellular proteolysis, and growth behavior of normal and malignant cells. Binding of the coagulation protease factor Xa to leukocytes is contributed by a recently identified molecule, denominated Effector cell Protease Receptor-1 (EPR-1). Monoclonal...
X-L Cheng et al.
European review for medical and pharmacological sciences, 18(6), 769-774 (2014-04-08)
To explore the effect of edaravone (ED) on apoptosis of hippocampus neurons in seizures rats induced by pentylenetetrazole (PTZ). Forty-eight adult Wistar rats were randomly divided into normal control (NC) group, PTZ group, and ED group. A dose of PTZ...
D C Altieri
Biochemistry, 33(46), 13848-13855 (1994-11-22)
Effector cell protease receptor-1 (EPR-1) is a transmembrane glycoprotein receptor for factor Xa that contributes to cell surface assembly of proteolytic activities and leukocyte mitogenesis. It is now shown that membrane expression of EPR-1 is dynamically modulated by mRNA splicing....
Jaya Nigam et al.
Tumour biology : the journal of the International Society for Oncodevelopmental Biology and Medicine, 35(9), 9241-9246 (2014-06-18)
Survivin, an inhibitor of apoptosis, has been shown to be expressed in various malignancies. However, its role in gallbladder cancer (GBC) has not been evaluated yet. We investigated its expression in peripheral blood of patients with gallbladder diseases (gallstone disease...

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