|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||1:10-1:50|
|Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin) (IHC (P))||1:10-1:50|
|Western Blot (WB)||1:1000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 7-38 amino acids from the N-terminal region of human GIPR|
|Purification||Size-exclusion - Dialysis, Ammonium sulfate precipitation|
|Contains||0.09% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
GIPR also called glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide, is a 42-amino acid polypeptide synthesized by K cells of the duodenum and small intestine. This protein was originally identified as an activity in gut extracts that inhibited gastric acid secretion and gastrin release, but subsequently was demonstrated to stimulate insulin release potently in the presence of elevated glucose. The insulinotropic effect on pancreatic islet beta-cells was then recognized to be the principal physiologic action of GIP. Together with glucagon-like peptide-1, GIP is largely responsible for the secretion of insulin after eating. The protein is involved in several other facets of the anabolic response.
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Protein Aliases: Gastric inhibitory polypeptide receptor; GIP-R; GIPR; Glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide receptor
Gene Aliases: GIPR; PGQTL2
UniProt ID: (Human) P48546
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 2696
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