Anti-Estrogen Receptor alpha (phospho S167) antibody (ab31478)


  • Product nameAnti-Estrogen Receptor alpha (phospho S167) antibody
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  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to Estrogen Receptor alpha (phospho S167)
  • Specificityab31478 detects endogenous levels of estrogen receptor alpha only when phosphorylated at Serine 167.
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, IHC-P, ELISAmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic phosphopeptide derived from human Estrogen Receptor-alpha around the phosphorylation site of Serine 167



Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab31478 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
  • Application notesELISA: 1/20000.
    IHC-P: 1/50 - 1/100.
    WB: 1/500 - 1/1000. Predicted molecular weight: 68 kDa.

    Not yet tested in other applications.
    Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
  • Target

    • FunctionNuclear hormone receptor. The steroid hormones and their receptors are involved in the regulation of eukaryotic gene expression and affect cellular proliferation and differentiation in target tissues. Can activate the transcriptional activity of TFF1.
    • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the nuclear hormone receptor family. NR3 subfamily.
      Contains 1 nuclear receptor DNA-binding domain.
    • DomainComposed of three domains: a modulating N-terminal domain, a DNA-binding domain and a C-terminal ligand-binding domain.
    • Post-translational
      Phosphorylated by cyclin A/CDK2. Phosphorylation probably enhances transcriptional activity.
      Glycosylated; contains N-acetylglucosamine, probably O-linked.
      Ubiquitinated. Deubiquitinated by OTUB1.
      Dimethylated by PRMT1 at Arg-260. The methylation may favor cytoplasmic localization.
      Palmitoylated (isoform 3). Not biotinylated (isoform 3).
    • Cellular localizationNucleus. Cytoplasm. Cell membrane. A minor fraction is associated with the inner membrane and Nucleus. Cytoplasm. Cell membrane. Associated with the inner membrane via palmitoylation.
    • Information by UniProt
    • Database links
    • Alternative names
      • DKFZp686N23123 antibody
      • ER alpha antibody
      • ER antibody
      • ER-alpha antibody
      • Era antibody
      • ESR antibody
      • ESR1 antibody
      • ESR1_HUMAN antibody
      • ESRA antibody
      • Estradiol receptor antibody
      • Estrogen nuclear receptor alpha antibody
      • Estrogen receptor 1 antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha 3*,4,5,6,7*/822 isoform antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha delta 3*,4,5,6,7*,8*/941 isoform antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha delta 3*,4,5,6,7*/819 2 isoform antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha delta 4 +49 isoform antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha delta 4*,5,6,7*/654 isoform antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha delta 4*,5,6,7,8*/901 isoform antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha E1 E2 1 2 antibody
      • Estrogen receptor alpha E1 N2 E2 1 2 antibody
      • Estrogen receptor antibody
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    Anti-Estrogen Receptor alpha (phospho S167) antibody images

    • Immunohistochemical analysis of paraffin-embedded breast carcinoma, using ab31478 at 1/50. Left: Untreated; Right: Treated with synthesized phosphopeptide.
    • All lanes : Anti-Estrogen Receptor alpha (phospho S167) antibody (ab31478) at 1/500 dilution

      Lane 1 : HeLa cells treated with EGF
      Lane 2 : Untreated HeLa cell lysate

      Predicted band size : 68 kDa
    • ab31478 staining human non-small cell lung cancer tissue sections by IHC-P.  Sections were formaldehyde fixed and subjected to heat mediated antigen retrieval in 10 mM sodium citrate (pH 6) prior to blocking with a commercially available blocking reagent for 20 minutes at 22°C.  The primary antibody was diluted 1/200 and incubated with the sample for 24 hours at 4°C.  A HRP conjugated antibody was used as the secondary.

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    References for Anti-Estrogen Receptor alpha (phospho S167) antibody (ab31478)

    This product has been referenced in:
    • Lucchetti C  et al. The prolyl isomerase Pin1 acts synergistically with CDK2 to regulate the basal activity of estrogen receptor a in breast cancer. PLoS One 8:e55355 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23390529) »
    • Skliris GP  et al. A phosphorylation code for oestrogen receptor-alpha predicts clinical outcome to endocrine therapy in breast cancer. Endocr Relat Cancer 17:589-97 (2010). Read more (PubMed: 20418363) »

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    Application Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/PFA-fixed paraffin-embedded sections)
    Sample Human Tissue sections (Non-small cell lung cancer)
    Specification Non-small cell lung cancer
    Fixative Formaldehyde
    Antigen retrieval step Heat mediated - Buffer/Enzyme Used: 10 mM sodium citrate, pH 6
    Permeabilization No
    Blocking step (agent) for 20 minute(s) · Concentration: 0µg/mL · Temperature: 22°C

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    Submitted Mar 06 2008