This antibody recognizes endogenous levels of total BMPR2 protein, including 115 kDa precursor, 75 kDa mature form and 150 kDa dimer.
Immunogen sequence: YRMLTGDRK QGLHSMNMME AAASEPSLDL DNLKLLELIG RGRYGAVYKG SLDERPVAVK VFSFANRQNF INEKNIYRVP LMEHDNIARF IVGDERVTAD GRMEYLLVME YYPNGSLCKY LSLHTSDWVS SCRLAHSVTR GLAYLHTELP RGDHYKPAIS HRDLNSRNVL VKNDGTCVIS DFGLSMRLTG NRLVRPGEED NAAISEVGTI RYMAPEVLEG AVNLRDCESA LKQVDMYALG LIYWEIFMRC TDLFPGESVP EYQMAFQTEV GNHPTFEDMQ VLVSREKQRP KFPEAWKENS LAVRSLKETI EDCWDQDAEA RLTAQCAEER MAEL (172-504 aa encoded by B C052985)
BMPR2 is a member of the bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) receptor family of transmembrane serine/threonine kinases. The ligands of this receptor are BMPs that are involved in endochondral bone formation and embryogenesis. The loss of interaction and lack of phosphorylation of TCTEL1 by BMPR2 may contribute to the pathogenesis of primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH) and BMPR2 also plays an essential role in human T-cell differentiation. BMPs are involved in endochondral bone formation and embryogenesis. These proteins transduce their signals through the formation of heteromeric complexes of two different types of serine (threonine) kinase receptors: type I receptors of about 50-55 kDa and type II receptors of about 70-80 kDa. Type II receptors bind ligands in the absence of type I receptors, but they require their respective type I receptors for signaling, whereas type I receptors require their respective type II receptors for ligand binding. Mutations in BMPR2 have been associated with primary pulmonary hypertension, both familial and fenfluramine-associated, and with pulmonary venoocclusive disease.
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Protein Aliases: BMP type II receptor; BMP type-2 receptor; BMPR-2; Bone morphogenetic protein receptor type II; Bone morphogenetic protein receptor type-2; bone morphogenetic protein receptor, type II (serine/threonine kinase); bone morphogenic protein receptor, type II (serine/threonine kinase); BRK-3; type II activin receptor-like kinase; type II receptor for bone morphogenetic protein-4
Gene Aliases: 2610024H22Rik; AL117858; AW546137; BB189135; BMP-2; BMPR-2; BMPR-II; BMPR2; BMPR3; BMPRII; BMR2; BRK-3; Gm20272; POVD1; PPH1; T-ALK
Molecular Function: serine/threonine protein kinase receptor