|Immunocytochemistry (ICC)||20 ug/ml|
|Immunofluorescence (IF)||20 ug/ml|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||2.5 µg/ml|
|Western Blot (WB)||1-2 µg/ml|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Mouse, Rat|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||A 15 amino acid peptide from near the center of human CRTH2.|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 3 months. For long term storage store at -20°C|
A suggested positive control is human heart tissue lysate.
PA5-20333 can be used with blocking peptide PEP-0453.
The chemoattractant receptor-homologous molecule expressed on Th2 cells (CRTH2) is a recently identified receptor for the prostaglandin D2 (PGD2) in addition to the classic prostaglandin D receptor. CRTH2 is expressed on Th2 cells and eosinophils and mediates chemotaxis of these cells to PGD2 and is thus thought to be a key receptor mediating eosinophil and Th2 recruitment during allergic responses. However, CRTH2-null mice showed enhanced eosinophil recruitment into the lung consistent with observations that the CRTH2-null mice produced significantly higher amounts of interleukin-5 (IL-5) and IL-3. This suggests that CRTH2 plays a nonredundant role in restricting eosinophilia and allergic response in vivo. At least two different isoforms of CRTH2 are known to exist.
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Protein Aliases: CD294; CD294, Gpr44; chemoattractant receptor homologous molecule expressed on T helper type 2 cells; Chemoattractant receptor-homologous molecule expressed on Th2 cells; CRTH2; DL1R; DP2; G Protein-Coupled Rec. 44; G protein-coupled receptor 44; G-protein coupled receptor 44; GPR44; PGD receptor; PGD2 receptor; Prostaglandin D2 receptor; Prostaglandin D2 receptor 2; prostaglandin D2 receptor CRTH2; Prostanoid DP receptor; putative G-protein coupled receptor 44
Gene Aliases: CD294; CRTH2; DL1R; DP; DP2; GPR44; Grp45; PGD; Ptgdr; PTGDR2
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