This Antibody was verified by Cell treatment to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated. View Details
On western blotting this antibody detects a protein with the apparent MW of 200 kDa. Positive controls used Porcine aortic endothelial (PAE) cells transfected with a chimeric receptor consisting of the extracellular domain of the CSF-1 receptor coupled to the transmembrane and cytoplasmic domains of the mouse VEGFR2, or 293T cells transfected with full length VEGFR2 and stimulated with 10 ng/mL VEGF for 5 minutes.
VEGFR3 has not been tested, but is expected to react with this antibody.
Vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is a major growth factor for endothelial cells. This gene encodes one of the two receptors of the VEGF. This receptor, known as kinase insert domain receptor, is a type III receptor tyrosine kinase. It functions as the main mediator of VEGF-induced endothelial proliferation, survival, migration, tubular morphogenesis and sprouting. The signalling and trafficking of this receptor are regulated by multiple factors, including Rab GTPase, P2Y purine nucleotide receptor, integrin alphaVbeta3, T-cell protein tyrosine phosphatase, etc. Mutations of this gene are implicated in infantile capillary hemangiomas.
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Protein Aliases: CD309; CD309 antigen; Fetal liver kinase 1; fetal liver kinase-1; FLK-1; KDR; Kinase insert domain receptor; kinase insert domain receptor (a type III receptor tyrosine kinase); kinase NYK; Protein-tyrosine kinase receptor flk-1; sCD309; soluble CD309; soluble vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2; soluble VEGFR 2; soluble VEGFR2; tyrosine kinase growth factor receptor; Vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 2; vascular endothelial growth factor receptor- 2; vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-2; vascular endothelial growth factor receptor-3; VEGF R2; VEGF receptor-2; VEGFR-2
Gene Aliases: 6130401C07; CD309; Flk-1; FLK1; KDR; Krd-1; Ly73; sVEGFR-2; VEGFR; VEGFR-2; VEGFR2
UniProt ID: (Human) P35968