|Tested species reactivity||Human, Mouse|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Synthetic peptide made to an internal portion of the human protein (within residues 50-100).|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Storage buffer||PBS with 30% glycerol|
|Contains||0.1% sodium azide|
|Storage Conditions||Store at 4°C short term. For long term storage, store at -20°C, avoiding freeze/thaw cycles.|
|Tested Applications||Dilution *|
|Western Blot (WB)||1 µg/ml|
* Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrate the product for use in their own experiment using appropriate negative and positive controls.
This CTR2 antibody is useful for Western blot, where a band is seen at ~71 kDa.
The theoretical molecular weight of CTR2 is 15 kDa.
The difference between the expected size and the observed size in Western blot is believed to be due to a multimeric form of CTR2.Suggested positive control: MEF whole cell lysate.
Copper is a trace element that plays an essential role for organisms that utilize oxygen during respiration. CTR2 is a membrane protein that is a member of the SLC31A transporter family. Although the function of CTR2 is still poorly understood in mammalian cells, it is expected to be involved in low-affinity copper uptake. It is believed to be confined to lysosomes which stimulate copper delivery to the the cytosol of human cells at high concentrations.
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