|Western Blot (WB)||0.01-0.1 ug/ml|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Goat / IgG|
|Immunogen||Synthetic peptide sequence (CFASHPNYPYSDEY) corresponding to the C-terminus amino acids of AKR1C3|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Storage buffer||TBS, pH 7.3, with 0.5% BSA|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
This gene encodes a member of the aldo/keto reductase superfamily, which consists of more than 40 known enzymes and proteins. These enzymes catalyze the conversion of aldehydes and ketones to their corresponding alcohols by utilizing NADH and/or NADPH as cofactors. The enzymes display overlapping but distinct substrate specificity. This enzyme catalyzes the reduction of prostaglandin D2, PGH2 and phenanthrenequinone , and the oxidation of 9alpha,11beta-PGF2 to PGD2. It may play an important role in the pathogenesis of allergic diseases such as asthma, and may also have a role in controlling cell growth and/or differentiation. This gene shares high sequence identity with three other gene members and is clustered with those three genes at chromosome 10p15-p14.
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Protein Aliases: 17-beta-HSD 5; 17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 5; 3-alpha hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase, type II; 3-alpha-HSD type 2; 3-alpha-HSD type II, brain; 3-alpha-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2; AKR1C3; Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member C3; aldo-keto reductase family 1, member C3; aldo-keto reductase family 1, member C3 (3-alpha hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase, type II); chlordecone reductase; chlordecone reductase homolog; Chlordecone reductase homolog HAKRb; DD-3; DDX; Dihydrodiol dehydrogenase 3; Dihydrodiol dehydrogenase type I; dihydrodiol dehydrogenase X; HA1753; HAKRB; HAKRe; hluPGFS; HSD17B5; hydroxysteroid (17-beta) dehydrogenase 5; Indanol dehydrogenase; KIAA0119; PGFS; Prostaglandin F synthase; Testosterone 17-beta-dehydrogenase 5; Trans-1,2-dihydrobenzene-1,2-diol dehydrogenase; type II 3a-hydroxysteroid; type IIb 3-alpha hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase
Gene Aliases: AKR1C3; DD3; DDH1; DDX; HA1753; HAKRB; HAKRe; hluPGFS; HSD17B5; KIAA0119; PGFS
UniProt ID: (Human) P42330
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 8644
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