|Immunohistochemistry (Frozen) (IHC (F))||Assay dependent|
|Tested Species reactivity||Rat|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Synthetic peptide from the C-terminal of VGAT conjugated to BSA.|
|Storage buffer||whole serum|
|Contains||0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||4° C|
A recommended positive control for IHC (frozen sections) is rat cerebellum.
Reconstitute with 50-100 ul of distilled water, and dilute further in 0.1M PBS with 1% BSA and 0.1% sodium azide.
The Vesicular GABA Amino Acid Transporter (VGAT) is responsible for transport of the inhibitory neurotransmitter into synaptic vesicles (McIntire et al., 1997). The VGAT protein (also known as the Vesicular Inhibitory Amino Aid Transporter or VIAAT) is expressed in synaptic vesicles of both glycine and GABAergic synapses throughout the CNS (Chaudhry et al., 1998). Expression of the VGAT protein changes during development and also in response to patterns of neuronal activity (De et al., 2005).
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Protein Aliases: GABA and glycine transporter; rGVAT; Solute carrier family 32 member 1; Vesicular GABA transporter; Vesicular inhibitory amino acid transporter; Vgat; Viaat
Gene Aliases: Slc32a1; Vgat; Viaat
UniProt ID: (Rat) O35458
Entrez Gene ID: (Rat) 83612
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