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Adaptin, alpha (AA 38-215) antibody

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AA 38-215
Dog (Canine), Human, Mouse (Murine), Rat (Rattus)
Clonality (Clone)
Monoclonal ()
BioImaging (BI), Immunohistochemistry (Formalin-fixed Sections) (IHC (f)), Immunofluorescence (IF), Immunoprecipitation (IP), Western Blotting (WB)
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Immunogen Mouse Adaptin alpha [A] aa. 38-215
Clone 8-Adaptin alpha
Isotype IgG1
Cross-Reactivity Rat (Rattus), Human, Dog (Canine)
Characteristics 1. Since applications vary, each investigator should titrate the reagent to obtain optimal results.
2. Please refer to us for technical protocols.
3. Caution: Sodium azide yields highly toxic hydrazoic acid under acidic conditions. Dilute azide compounds in running water before discarding to avoid accumulation of potentially explosive deposits in plumbing.
4. Source of all serum proteins is from USDA inspected abattoirs located in the United States.
Purification The monoclonal antibody was purified from tissue culture supernatant or ascites by affinity chromatography.
Alternative Name Adaptin alpha
Background Sorting of integral membrane proteins at various stages of the endocytic and secretory pathways is mediated by vesicular trafficking between a variety of organelles. Two sorting signals are tyrosine-based and dileucine-based signals that interact with heterotetrameric adaptor protein complexes (AP-1, AP-2, AP-3, and AP-4), which are associated with the vesicle coats. These coatomers contain two large Adaptin proteins (alpha, gamma, delta, or epsilon and beta1, beta2, beta3, or beta4, respectively) that are noncovalently linked to one medium chain (µ1, µ2, µ3, or µ4) and one small chain (sigma1, sigma2, sigma3, or sigma4). The AP-1 and AP-3 complexes are involved in protein sorting from the TGN and endosomes, while AP-2 adaptor complexes are involved in clathrin-mediated endocytosis. In the AP-2 complex, Adaptin alpha is expressed in two very similar isoforms from two different genes. Adaptin alpha [A] (112kDa) is expressed primarily in brain, while Adaptin alpha [C] (105kDa) is expressed in brain, liver and other tissues. This antibody is routinely tested by western blot analysis.
Molecular Weight 112 kDa

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Restrictions For Research Use only
Format Liquid
Concentration 250 μg/mL
Buffer Aqueous buffered solution containing BSA, glycerol, and ≤0.09 % sodium azide.
Preservative Sodium azide
Precaution of Use This product contains Sodium azide: a POISONOUS AND HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE which should be handled by trained staff only.
Storage -20 °C
Storage Comment Store undiluted at -20°C.
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Western Blotting (WB) image for anti-Adaptin, alpha (AA 38-215) antibody (ABIN968008) Western blot analysis of Adaptin alpha on a rat cerebrum lysate. Lane 1: 1:1000, lane...
Immunofluorescence (IF) image for anti-Adaptin, alpha (AA 38-215) antibody (ABIN968008) Immunofluorescence staining of rat neurons.
Product cited in: Jarousse, Wilson, Arac, Rizo, Kelly: "Endocytosis of synaptotagmin 1 is mediated by a novel, tryptophan-containing motif." in: Traffic (Copenhagen, Denmark), Vol. 4, Issue 7, pp. 468-78, 2003 (PubMed).

Wasiak, Legendre-Guillemin, Puertollano, Blondeau, Girard, de Heuvel, Boismenu, Bell, Bonifacino, McPherson: "Enthoprotin: a novel clathrin-associated protein identified through subcellular proteomics." in: The Journal of cell biology, Vol. 158, Issue 5, pp. 855-62, 2002 (PubMed).

Santolini, Puri, Salcini, Gagliani, Pelicci, Tacchetti, Di Fiore: "Numb is an endocytic protein." in: The Journal of cell biology, Vol. 151, Issue 6, pp. 1345-52, 2001 (PubMed).

Teo, Tan, Lim, Manser: "The tyrosine kinase ACK1 associates with clathrin-coated vesicles through a binding motif shared by arrestin and other adaptors." in: The Journal of biological chemistry, Vol. 276, Issue 21, pp. 18392-8, 2001 (PubMed).

Robinson: "Cloning of cDNAs encoding two related 100-kD coated vesicle proteins (alpha-adaptins)." in: The Journal of cell biology, Vol. 108, Issue 3, pp. 833-42, 1989 (PubMed).

Background publications Jarousse, Kelly: "The AP2 binding site of synaptotagmin 1 is not an internalization signal but a regulator of endocytosis." in: The Journal of cell biology, Vol. 154, Issue 4, pp. 857-66, 2001 (PubMed).