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Anti-UNG1 Antibody

clone, from rabbit, purified by affinity chromatography

Synonym: Uracil-DNA glycosylase 1, UDG1

  •  eCl@ss 32160702

  •  NACRES NA.41

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Properties

Related Categories Alphabetical Index, Antibodies, Primary Antibodies, UH-UZ
clone   polyclonal
biological source   rabbit
application(s)   immunohistochemistry: suitable
  western blot: suitable
species reactivity   mouse, human
shipped in   wet ice
Quality Level   100
antibody product type   primary antibodies
purified by   affinity chromatography
UniProt accession no.   P13051

Description

General description

Uracil-DNA glycosylase 1 (UNG1), also known as UDG1, DGU or UNG15, hydrolyzes single-stranded DNA or mismatched double-stranded DNA and polynucleotides, and as a result it releases free uracil. UNG1 excises uracil residues from the DNA. This event could be a result of faulty incorporation of dUMP residues by DNA polymerase or due to deamination of cytosine. Uniport describes two isoforms. The fist isoform is widely expressed with the highest expression in skeletal muscle, heart and testicles. The second isoform has the highest expression levels in tissues containing proliferating cells. Recent studies have shown that defects in UNG are a cause of immunodeficiency with hyper-IgM type 5 (HIGM5). HIGM5 is a rare immunodeficiency syndrome characterized by normal or elevated serum IgM levels with absence of IgG, IgA, and IgE, resulting in a profound susceptibility to bacterial infections.

Specificity

This antibody recognizes the C-terminus of UNG1.

Immunogen

Epitope: C-terminus

KLH-conjugated linear peptide corresponding to the C-terminus of human UNG1.

Application

Anti-UNG1 Antibody is a highly specific rabbit polyclonal antibody, that targets Uracil-DNA glycosylase 1 & has been tested in western blotting & IHC.

Immunohistochemistry Analysis: 2 µg/mL from a representative lot detected UNG1 in human heart tissue.

Immunofluorescence Analysis: 20 µg/mL from a representative lot detected UNG1 in human heart tissue.

Research Category
Signaling

Research Sub Category
Developmental Signaling

Target description

~37 kDa observed. Uncharacterized bands may appear in some lysate(s). Uniprot describes 2 isoforms at ~34 kDa and ~35 kDa

Physical form

Antigen Affinity Purified

Purified rabbit polyclonal in buffer containing PBS with up to 0.1% sodium azide.

Storage and Stability

Stable for 1 year at 2-8°C from date of receipt.

Disclaimer

Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Quality

Evaluated by Western Blotting in C2C12 cell lysate.

Western Blotting Analysis: 2 µg/mL of this antibody detected UNG1 in 15 µg of C2C12 cell lysate.

Analysis Note

Control
C2C12 cell lysate

Other Notes

Concentration: Please refer to the Certificate of Analysis for the lot-specific concentration.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Antibody Basics

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Protocols

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