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Anti-GMPPB antibody produced in rabbit

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

Synonym: Anti-GTP-mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase beta, Anti-Mannose-1-phosphate guanyltransferase beta, Anti-GDP-mannose pyrophosphorylase B

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Related Categories Alphabetical Index, Antibodies, G-GN, GM-GO, Prestige Antibodies,
conjugate   unconjugated
clone   polyclonal
biological source   rabbit
application(s)   immunoblotting: 0.4 μg/mL
  immunohistochemistry: 1:20- 1:50
species reactivity   human
form   buffered aqueous glycerol solution
shipped in   wet ice
storage temp.   −20°C
antibody form   affinity isolated antibody
antibody product type   primary antibodies
grade   Prestige Antibodies® Powered by Atlas Antibodies
immunogen sequence   VLEKEMKAQEQRLGIRISMSHEEEPLGTAGPLALARDLLSETADPFFVLNSDVICDFPFQAMVQFHRHHGQEGSILVTKVEEPSKYGVVVCEADTGRIHRFVEKPQVFVSNKINAGMYILSPAVLRRIQLQPTSIEKEVFPIMA
UniProt accession no.   Q9Y5P6
Gene Information   human ... GMPPB(29925)

Description

General description

GMPPB (guanosine diphosphate mannose (GDP-mannose) pyrophosphorylase B) protein is a part of the glycosylation pathway. It was first identified and partially characterized from Athrobacter sp. and is highly conserved among multiple species. This protein is composed of 360 amino acids, and shows high sequence similarity with porcine GMPPB. This protein resides in the cytoplasm, and has a human paralog called GMPPA. Both these proteins share 30% identity. This gene is localized to human chromosome 3p21.31.

Immunogen

Mannose-1-phosphate guanyltransferase beta 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

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Biochem/physiol Actions

GMPPB (guanosine diphosphate mannose (GDP-mannose) pyrophosphorylase B) catalyzes the conversion of mannose-1-phosphate to GDP-mannose, in the presence of GTP. It is responsible for the O-mannosylation of multiple proteins such as, α-dystroglycan (α-DG). Mutations in this gene lead to the aggregation of GMPPB in the cytosol and in proximity to membrane protrusions. It also results in hypoglycosylation of α-DG, leading to congenital and limb-girdle muscular dystrophies. Mutations in this gene are linked to generalized epilepsy, as glycosylation might play an important part in the neuronal channels and network. Mutations in this gene are as linked to isolated episodes of rhabdomyolysis. This gene locus is also linked to musculo-eye-brain disorders.

Linkage

Corresponding Antigen APREST70273.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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Protocols & Articles

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Protocols

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