This product is preservative free. It is recommended to add sodium azide to avoid contamination (final concentration 0.05%-0.1%).
Recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies are produced using in vitro expression systems. The expression systems are developed by cloning in the specific antibody DNA sequences from immunoreactive rabbits. Then, individual clones are screened to select the best candidates for production. The advantages of using recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies include: better specificity and sensitivity, lot-to-lot consistency, animal origin-free formulations, and broader immunoreactivity to diverse targets due to larger rabbit immune repertoire.
This antibody has specificity for Human FGFR2/CD332/BEK.
FGFR2 is a member of the fibroblast growth factor receptor family. It is a tyrosine-protein kinase that acts as a cell-surface receptor for fibroblast growth factors and plays a central role in the regulation of cell proliferation, differentiation, migration, apoptosis, and embryonic development. FGFR family members differ from one another in their ligand affinities and tissue distribution. A full-length representative protein consists of an extracellular region, composed of three immunoglobulin-like domains, a single hydrophobic membrane-spanning segment and a cytoplasmic tyrosine kinase domain. Mutations in this gene are associated with Crouzon syndrome, Pfeiffer syndrome, Craniosynostosis, Apert syndrome, Jackson-Weiss syndrome, Beare-Stevenson cutis gyrata syndrome, Saethre-Chotzen syndrome, and syndromic craniosynostosis. Multiple alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been noted for this gene.
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Protein Aliases: bacteria-expressed kinase; BEK; BEK fibroblast growth factor receptor; BFR-1; CD332; CEK3; CFD1; ECT1; FGF Receptor 2; FGFR-2; Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor 2; JWS; K-SAM; Keratinocyte growth factor receptor; KGFR; protein tyrosine kinase, receptor like 14; TK14; TK25
Gene Aliases: BBDS; BEK; BFR-1; CD332; CEK3; CFD1; ECT1; FGFR2; JWS; K-SAM; KGFR; KSAM; TK14; TK25
UniProt ID: (Human) P21802
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 2263