Overview

  • Product nameAnti-KCNU1 antibody [S2-16]
  • Description
    Mouse monoclonal [S2-16] to KCNU1
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, IHC-P, IHC-Fr, ICC/IFmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse
  • Immunogen

    Fusion protein: DSSPSIQAQN NSTNATTPLA QGSNFFDSHH ADESHDLYPV DDTGERWSQH HHSRVYPLDT LDASDIVQEK, corresponding to amino acids 1052-1121 of Mouse KCNU1 (AAB99742).

  • Positive control
    • Mouse brain lysate

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab94586 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
IHC-P
IHC-Fr
ICC/IF
  • Application notesICC/IF: Use at a concentration of 0.1-1.0µg/mL (perox) or 1.0-10µg/mL (IF).
    IHC-P: Use at a concentration of 0.1-1.0µg/mL (perox) or 1.0-10µg/mL (IF).
    IHC-Fr: Use at a concentration of 0.1-1.0µg/mL (perox) or 1.0-10µg/mL (IF).
    WB: Use at a concentration of 1 - 10 µg/ml. Predicted molecular weight: 130 kDa.


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

    • FunctionTestis-specific potassium channel activated by both intracellular pH and membrane voltage that mediates export of K(+). May represent the primary spermatozoan K(+) current. In contrast to KCNMA1/SLO1, it is not activated by Ca(2+) or Mg(2+). Critical for fertility. May play an important role in sperm osmoregulation required for the acquisition of normal morphology and motility when faced with osmotic challenges, such as those experienced after mixing with seminal fluid and entry into the vagina.
    • Tissue specificityTestis-specific.
    • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the potassium channel family. Calcium-activated (TC 1.A.1.3) subfamily. KCa5.1/KCNU1 sub-subfamily.
      Contains 1 RCK N-terminal domain.
    • DomainThe S4 segment, which is characterized by a series of positively charged amino acids at every third position, is part of the voltage-sensor.
      The pore-forming domain (also referred as P region) is imbedded into the membrane, and forms the selectivity filter of the pore. It contains the signature sequence of potassium channels that displays selectivity to potassium.
      The RCK N-terminal domain mediates the homotetramerization, thereby promoting the assembly of monomers into functional potassium channel.
      The C-terminal cytosolic region confers the pH-dependence.
    • Cellular localizationCell membrane.
    • Information by UniProt
    • Database links
    • Alternative names
      • subfamily M subunit alpha-3 antibody
      • Calcium activated potassium channel subfamily M subunit alpha 3 antibody
      • Calcium activated potassium channel subunit alpha 3 antibody
      • Calcium-activated potassium channel antibody
      • Calcium-activated potassium channel subunit alpha-3 antibody
      • KCa5 antibody
      • KCa5.1 antibody
      • Kcnma3 antibody
      • KCNMC1 antibody
      • KCNU 1 antibody
      • KCNU1 antibody
      • KCNU1_HUMAN antibody
      • Potassium channel subfamily U member 1 antibody
      • Slo3 antibody
      • Slowpoke homolog 3 antibody
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    Anti-KCNU1 antibody [S2-16] images



    • Predicted band size : 130 kDa
      Western blot detection of KCNU1 in Rat brain membrane lysates using ab94586 at 1:1000 dilution.

    References for Anti-KCNU1 antibody [S2-16] (ab94586)

    ab94586 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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