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Anti-DMPK antibody produced in rabbit

Antibody Enhanced Validation

Prestige Antibodies® Powered by Atlas Antibodies, affinity isolated antibody, buffered aqueous glycerol solution

Synonym: Anti-Myotonin-protein kinase antibody produced in rabbit, Anti-DM-kinase antibody produced in rabbit, Anti-DMK antibody produced in rabbit, Anti-MDPK antibody produced in rabbit, Anti-MT-PK antibody produced in rabbit, Anti-Myotonic dystrophy protein kinase antibody produced in rabbit

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product line   Prestige Antibodies® Powered by Atlas Antibodies
conjugate   unconjugated
clone   polyclonal
biological source   rabbit
application(s)   immunoblotting: 0.4 μg/mL
  immunohistochemistry: 1:50- 1:200
species reactivity   human
enhanced validation   orthogonal RNAseq
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form   buffered aqueous glycerol solution
shipped in   wet ice
storage temp.   −20°C
antibody form   affinity isolated antibody
antibody product type   primary antibodies
immunogen sequence   LGVFAYEMFYGQTPFYADSTAETYGKIVHYKEHLSLPLVDEGVPEEARDFIQRLLCPPETRLGRGGAGDFRTHPFFFGLDWDGLRDSVPPFTPDFEGATDTCNFDLVE
UniProt accession no.   Q09013
Gene Information   human ... DMPK(1760)

Description

General description

DMPK (dystrophia myotonica protein kinase) gene is localized to human chromosome 19q13.3, which codes for a Ser/Thr kinase. This gene is localized to myotonic dystrophy (DM) locus, and belongs to the myotonic dystrophy proteinkinase family. This gene is composed of 15 exons, and the mRNA is highly alternatively spliced. This gives rise to multiple isoforms of this protein, and they all have in common a leucine-rich domain in N-terminal, a serine/threonine kinase domain, a C-terminal protein kinase domain and a coiled-coil region.

Immunogen

Myotonin-protein kinase recombinant protein epitope signature tag (PrEST)

Application

All Prestige Antibodies Powered by Atlas Antibodies are developed and validated by the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) project (www.proteinatlas.org)and as a result, are supported by the most extensive characterization in the industry.

The Human Protein Atlas project can be subdivided into three efforts: Human Tissue Atlas, Cancer Atlas, and Human Cell Atlas. The antibodies that have been generated in support of the Tissue and Cancer Atlas projects have been tested by immunohistochemistry against hundreds of normal and disease tissues and through the recent efforts of the Human Cell Atlas project, many have been characterized by immunofluorescence to map the human proteome not only at the tissue level but now at the subcellular level. These images and the collection of this vast data set can be viewed on the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) site by clicking on the Image Gallery link. To view these protocols and other useful information about Prestige Antibodies and the HPA, visit sigma.com/prestige.

Physical form

Solution in phosphate-buffered saline, pH 7.2, containing 40% glycerol and 0.02% sodium azide

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.

Legal Information

Prestige Antibodies is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC

Biochem/physiol Actions

Expansion of CTG repeats in the 3′ UTR (untranslated region) this gene leads to the disorder Myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1). Normally this gene contains 5-37 CTG repeats, whereas DM1 patients contain 50 to several thousand CTG repeats in the 3′UTR. In vitro studies show that adenosinetriphosphate facilitates the unwinding of CTG-duplex repeats by DDX6 (DEAD-box helicase 6) protein. Thus, DDX6 is capable of releasing and remodeling nuclear DMPK messenger ribonucleoprotein foci, which can reverse pathogenic alternative splicing. This protein leads to reorganization of actin cytoskeleton and removal of membrane organelles during differentiation of normal lens. However, in DM1 lenses it results in the retention of the intracellular membrane organelles.

Features and Benefits

Prestige Antibodies® are highly characterized and extensively validated antibodies with the added benefit of all available characterization data for each target being accessible via the Human Protein Atlas portal linked just below the product name at the top of this page. The uniqueness and low cross-reactivity of the Prestige Antibodies® to other proteins are due to a thorough selection of antigen regions, affinity purification, and stringent selection. Prestige antigen controls are available for every corresponding Prestige Antibody and can be found in the linkage section.

Every Prestige Antibody is tested in the following ways:
• IHC tissue array of 44 normal human tissues and 20 of the most common cancer type tissues.
• Protein array of 364 human recombinant protein fragments.
• Validated for multiple commonly used applications such as IHC (Immunohistochemistry), IF (Immunofluorescence), and WB (Western Blot)

Linkage

Corresponding Antigen APREST71376.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

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NONH for all modes of transport
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Protocols & Articles

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Antibody Basics

Immunoglobulins (Igs) are produced by B lymphocytes and secreted into plasma. The Ig molecule in monomeric form is a glycoprotein with a molecular weight of approximately 150 kDa that is shaped more ...
Keywords: Affinity chromatography, Centrifugation, Chromatography, Digestions, Direct immunofluorescence, Gene expression, High performance liquid chromatography, Immunofluorescence, Ion Exchange, Microscopy, Precipitation, Purification, Rheumatology, Scanning electron microscopy

Protocols

Prestige Antibody® Immunofluorescence Procedure

Prestige Antibodies® have been used for subcellular localization studies by immunocytochemistry (ICC) - immunofluorescence (IF) using the protocol described below. In addition to the primary antibodi...
Keywords: Immunocytochemistry, Immunofluorescence, Immunostaining, Sample preparations

Prestige Antibody® Immunohistochemistry Procedure

Prestige Antibodies® developed for immunohistochemistry based expression profiling are recommended to be used according to the standard IHC staining protocol described below.
Keywords: Buffers, Dehydration reaction, Gene expression, Hydration reaction, Immunohistochemistry, Immunostaining, Tissue microarrays

Prestige Antibody® Protein Immunoblotting Procedure

Prestige Antibodies® recommended for Western Blot are recommended to be used according to the standard WB protocol described below. Western blot standard protocol optimized for
Keywords: Catalytic combustion detector, Electrophoresis, Gene expression, Sample preparations, Western blot

Prestige Antigens™-Blocking Protocol

Prestige Antigens and the corresponding Prestige Antibodies are recommended to be used according to the standard blocking protocol described below.
Keywords: Immunocytochemistry, Immunohistochemistry, Immunostaining, Titrations, Western blot

Western Blot Protocol | Immunoblotting Protocol

Western Blotting refers to the electrophoretic transfer of proteins from sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gels to sheets of PVDF or nitrocellullose membrane, followed by immunodetection of prote...
Keywords: AGE, Buffers, Cell disruption, Detection methods, Detergents, Dialysis, Electroblotting, Electrophoresis, Enzyme activity, Gel electrophoresis, Immunoprecipitation, PAGE, Protein extraction, Purification, Sample preparations, Western blot

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