|Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin) (IHC (P))||1:100-1:1000|
|Western Blot (WB)||1:500-1:3000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Recombinant fragment corresponding to a region within amino acids 74 and 344 of Human Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor alpha 4|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Storage buffer||0.1M tris glycine, pH 7, with 20% glycerol|
|Storage conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
PA5-29791 targets Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor alpha 4 in IHC (P) and WB applications and shows reactivity with Human samples.
The PA5-29791 immunogen is recombinant fragment corresponding to a region within amino acids 74 and 344 of Human Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor alpha 4.
This gene encodes a nicotinic acetylcholine receptor, which belongs to a superfamily of ligand-gated ion channels that play a role in fast signal transmission at synapses. These pentameric receptors can bind acetylcholine, which causes an extensive change in conformation that leads to the opening of an ion-conducting channel across the plasma membrane. This protein is an integral membrane receptor subunit that can interact with either nAChR beta-2 or nAChR beta-4 to form a functional receptor. Mutations in this gene cause nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy type 1. Polymorphisms in this gene that provide protection against nicotine addiction have been described.
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Protein Aliases: acetylcholine receptor; alpha 4 (neuronal); alpha polypeptide 4; BFNC; cholinergic receptor; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic alpha 4; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 4 (neuronal); cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha polypeptide 4; EBN; EBN1; NACHR; NACHRA4; NACRA4; Neuronal acetylcholine receptor subunit alpha-4; neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor alpha-4 subunit; nicotinic
Gene Aliases: BFNC; CHRNA4; EBN; EBN1; NACHR; NACHRA4; NACRA4
UniProt ID: (Human) P43681
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 1137
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