|Western Blot (WB)||1:500-1:1000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Mouse|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||A synthetic peptide derived from the C-terminal region of human MOT13|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Storage buffer||Dulbecco's PBS, pH 7.4, with 150mM NaCl, 50% glycerol|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
Monocarboxylates, such as lactate and pyruvate, play an integral role in cellular metabolism. Lactic acid is produced in large quantities as a result of glycolysis, which provides the majority of ATP to cells under normal physiological conditions. However, accumulation of lactic acid leads to a decrease in intracellular pH and, thus, to a cessation of glycolysis. In order for glycolysis to continue at a high rate, lactic acid must be transported out of the cell. This transport process is carried out by a family of monocarboxylate transporters (MCTs), which function as proton symports and are stereoselective for L-lactate. MCT13 (Monocarboxylate transporter 13), also known as SLC16A13 (Solute carrier family 16 member 13), is a 426 amino acid multi-pass membrane protein that belongs to the MCT transport family. Functioning as a proton-linked monocarboxylate transporter, MCT13 catalyzes the rapid transports of molecules, such as lactate, across the plasma membrane.
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Protein Aliases: MCT 13; MCT13; Monocarboxylate transporter 13; monocarboxylic acid transporter 13; MOT13; SLC16A13; solute carrier family 16 (monocarboxylic acid transporters), member 13; Solute carrier family 16 member 13; solute carrier family 16, member 13 (monocarboxylic acid transporter 13)
Gene Aliases: MCT13; SLC16A13
UniProt ID: (Human) Q7RTY0
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 201232
Molecular Function: transporter
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