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Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab49768 in the following tested applications.

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

  • FormLiquid
  • Additional notes

    - First try to dissolve a small amount of peptide in either water or buffer. The more charged residues on a peptide, the more soluble it is in aqueous solutions.
    - If the peptide doesn’t dissolve try an organic solvent e.g. DMSO, then dilute using water or buffer.
    - Consider that any solvent used must be compatible with your assay. If a peptide does not dissolve and you need to recover it, lyophilise to remove the solvent.
    - Gentle warming and sonication can effectively aid peptide solubilisation. If the solution is cloudy or has gelled the peptide may be in suspension rather than solubilised.
    - Peptides containing cysteine are easily oxidised, so should be prepared in solution just prior to use.

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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid repeated freeze / thaw cycles.

    Information available upon request.

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • MYD 88
    • Myd88
    • MYD88_HUMAN
    • MYD88D
    • Myeloid differentiation marker 88
    • Myeloid differentiation primary response gene
    • Myeloid differentiation primary response gene 88
    • Myeloid differentiation primary response protein MyD88
    • OTTHUMP00000161718
    • OTTHUMP00000208595
    • OTTHUMP00000209058
    • OTTHUMP00000209059
    • OTTHUMP00000209060
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  • FunctionAdapter protein involved in the Toll-like receptor and IL-1 receptor signaling pathway in the innate immune response. Acts via IRAK1, IRAK2, IRF7 and TRAF6, leading to NF-kappa-B activation, cytokine secretion and the inflammatory response. Increases IL-8 transcription. Involved in IL-18-mediated signaling pathway.
  • Tissue specificityUbiquitous.
  • Involvement in diseaseDefects in MYD88 are the cause of MYD88 deficiency (MYD88D) [MIM:612260]; also known as recurrent pyogenic bacterial infections due to MYD88 deficiency. Patients suffer from autosomal recessive, life-threatening, often recurrent pyogenic bacterial infections, including invasive pneumococcal disease, and die between 1 and 11 months of age. Surviving patients are otherwise healthy, with normal resistance to other microbes, and their clinical status improved with age.
  • Sequence similaritiesContains 1 death domain.
    Contains 1 TIR domain.
  • DomainThe intermediate domain (ID) is required for the phosphorylation and activation of IRAK.
  • Cellular localizationCytoplasm.
  • Information by UniProt

References for Human MyD88 peptide (ab49768)

ab49768 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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