|Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin) (IHC (P))||2.5 µg/ml|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Synthetic 15 amino acid peptide from internal region of human BACE1.|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Contains||< 0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 1 month. For long term storage store at -20°C|
In IHC applications, antigen retrieval using a citrate buffer (pH 6.0) is recommended.
BACE1 is a member of the peptidase A1 protein family, and is expressed by neurons and astrocytes in the brain. BACE1 catalyzes the cleavage of beta APP at the extracellular, amino-terminal domain leading to the formation of amyloid beta peptide. Amyloid beta peptide is the major constituent of amyloid plaques in the brains of individuals afflicated with Alzheimer's disease.
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Protein Aliases: APP beta-secretase; asp 2; ASP2; Aspartyl protease 2; BACE; Beta-secretase 1; beta-secretase 1 precursor variant 1; beta-site amyloid beta A4 precursor protein-cleaving enzyme; Beta-site amyloid precursor protein cleaving enzyme 1; Beta-site APP cleaving enzyme 1; beta-site APP-cleaving enzyme 1; HSPC104; Memapsin-2; Membrane-associated aspartic protease 2; transmembrane; transmembrane aspartic proteinase Asp2
Gene Aliases: ASP2; BACE; BACE1; HSPC104; KIAA1149
UniProt ID: (Human) P56817
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 23621
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