Overview

  • Product name
    Anti-Biliverdin Reductase antibody
    See all Biliverdin Reductase primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to Biliverdin Reductase
  • Specificity
    ab90491 detects a 41-42 kDa protein in human smaples and a 33 kDa protein in rat samples on SDS-PAGE immunoblots, corresponding to the apparent molecular mass of Biliverdin Reductase.
  • Tested applications
    Suitable for: WB, IPmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Sheep, Guinea pig, Hamster, Escherichia coli
  • Immunogen

    Recombinant rat Biliverdin Reductase expressed in E. coli

  • Positive control
    • Recombinant Rat Biliverdin Reductase Protein

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab90491 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
WB 1/5000. Predicted molecular weight: 33 kDa.
IP 1/100.

Target

  • Function
    Reduces the gamma-methene bridge of the open tetrapyrrole, biliverdin IX alpha, to bilirubin with the concomitant oxidation of a NADH or NADPH cofactor.
  • Tissue specificity
    Liver.
  • Pathway
    Porphyrin-containing compound metabolism; protoheme degradation.
  • Involvement in disease
    Hyperbiliverdinemia
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the Gfo/Idh/MocA family. Biliverdin reductase subfamily.
  • Cellular localization
    Cytoplasm.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • BIEA_HUMAN antibody
    • Biliverdin IX alpha reductase antibody
    • Biliverdin reductase A antibody
    • Biliverdin-IX alpha-reductase antibody
    • BLVR A antibody
    • BLVR antibody
    • Blvra antibody
    • BVR A antibody
    • BVR antibody
    • BVRA antibody
    • Zinc metalloprotein antibody
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References

This product has been referenced in:
  • Worou ME  et al. Hemin decreases cardiac oxidative stress and fibrosis in a rat model of systemic hypertension via PI3K/Akt signalling. Cardiovasc Res 91:320-9 (2011). WB ; Rat . Read more (PubMed: 21406596) »

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