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HPA009647 Sigma-Aldrich

Anti-LDLR antibody produced in rabbit

Ab1, affinity isolated antibody, buffered aqueous glycerol solution

Synonym: Anti-LDLCQ2

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Related Categories Alphabetical Index, Antibodies, L, L-LL, Prestige Antibodies,
species reactivity   human
application(s)   immunohistochemistry: 1:20- 1:50
clone   polyclonal
antibody form   affinity isolated antibody
form   buffered aqueous glycerol solution
immunogen sequence   RTTLSNGGCQYLCLPAPQINPHSPKFTCACPDGMLLARDMRSCLTEAEAAVATQETSTVRLKVSSTAVRTQHTTTRPVPDTSRLPGATPGLTTVEIVTMSHQALGDVAGRGNEKKPSSV
shipped in   wet ice
storage temp.   −20°C
Gene Information   human ... LDLR(3949)
biological source   rabbit
antibody product type   primary antibodies
conjugate   unconjugated
UniProt accession no.   P01130

Description

Immunogen

Low-density lipoprotein receptor precursor recombinant protein epitope signature tag (PrEST)

General description

LDLR (low density lipoprotein receptor) is a transmembrane protein, which is composed of five structural domains- a ligand binding domain (LBD) in the N-terminal, an EGF (extracellular growth factor)-like domain, a small glycosylated domain, a transmembrane domain and a cytoplasmic domain present in the C-terminal, which is involved in localization and endocytosis of the LDLR.

Physical form

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

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.

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Linkage

Corresponding Antigen APREST71915.

Biochem/physiol Actions

In liver and peripheral tissues, LDLR (low density lipoprotein receptor) plays a predominant role in the internalization of LDL and VLDL (very LDL) remnants. It internalizes circulating LDL and VLDL in endosomes, which is then degraded by lysosomes, whereas the receptor is recycled to cell surface. Polymorphisms in this gene are linked with familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH), which is an autosomal dominant disease, where the patients have elevated levels of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C).

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment  Eyeshields, Gloves, half-mask respirator (US), multi-purpose combination respirator cartridge (US)
RIDADR  NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany  1
Protocols & Articles

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Antibody Basics

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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
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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, Detergents, Dialysis, Electroblotting, Electrophoresis, Enzyme activity, Gel electrophoresis, Immunoprecipitation, PAGE, Protein extraction, Purification, Sample preparations, Western blot

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