This Antibody was verified by Knockout to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated.
This product is preservative free. It is recommended to add sodium azide to avoid contamination (final concentration 0.05%-0.1%).
This antibody has specificity for Human SOD1/Superoxide Dismutase.
SOD1 (superoxide dismutase) binds copper and zinc ions and is one of two isozymes responsible for destroying free superoxide radicals in the body. This isozyme is a soluble cytoplasmic protein, acting as a homodimer to convert naturally-occuring but harmful superoxide radicals to molecular oxygen and hydrogen peroxide. The other isozyme is a mitochondrial protein. Mutations in this gene have been implicated as causes of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Rare transcript variants have been reported for this gene.
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Protein Aliases: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1 (ALS1); Cu/Zn SOD; Cu/Zn superoxide dismutase; epididymis secretory protein Li 44; HGNC:11179; hSod1; indophenoloxidase A; Indophenoloxidase A (IPOA); SOD, soluble; superoxide dismutase; Superoxide dismutase 1; Superoxide Dismutase 1 (SOD1); Superoxide dismutase [Cu-Zn]; superoxide dismutase, cystolic
Gene Aliases: ALS; ALS1; HEL-S-44; homodimer; hSod1; IPOA; SOD; SOD1
UniProt ID: (Human) P00441
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 6647
Molecular Function: oxidoreductase