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.
GluR1 (glutamate receptor 1) is an ionotropic glutamate receptor. L-glutamate acts as an excitatory neurotransmitter at many synapses in the central nervous system. Binding of the excitatory neurotransmitter, L-glutamate, induces a conformation change that leads to the opening of the cation channel and converts the chemical signal to an electrical impulse. Then, the receptor desensitizes rapidly and enters a transiet inactive state characterized by the presence of a bound agonist. In the presence of CACNG4, CACNG7, or CACNG8 GluR1 shows resensitization which is characterized by a delayed accumulation of current flux upon continued application of glutamate.
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Protein Aliases: AI853806; AMPA 1; AMPA-selective glutamate receptor 1; GluA1; GLUH 1; GluR K1; GluR-1; GluR-A; GluR-K1; GluR1; GluRK1; glutamate receptor; Glutamate receptor 1; glutamate receptor A; Glutamate receptor ionotropic, AMPA 1; glutamate receptor subunit GluR1; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, AMPA 1; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, AMPA1 (alpha 1); GPRC1A; Gria 1; GRM1A; HGBR1; HIPA; MGC13325; MGC133252; NMDA1; NMDAR1; OTTHUMP00000160643; OTTHUMP00000165781; OTTHUMP00000224241; OTTHUMP00000224242; OTTHUMP00000224243; RP11-350O14.1
Gene Aliases: 2900051M01Rik; Glr-1; Glr1; GluA1; GLUH1; Glur-1; GluR-A; gluR-K1; GLUR1; GLURA; GRIA1; HBGR1; HIPA1
Molecular Function: transmembrane signal receptor