This antibody gave a positive signal in the following tissue lysates: Rat Hippocampus; Rat Whole Brain; Mouse Whole Brain.
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Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 102 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 102 kDa).
FunctionMediates the voltage-dependent potassium ion permeability of excitable membranes. Channels open or close in response to the voltage difference across the membrane, letting potassium ions pass in accordance with their electrochemical gradient.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the potassium channel family. B (Shab) (TC 1.A.1.2) subfamily. Kv2.2/KCNB2 sub-subfamily.
DomainThe segment S4 is probably the voltage-sensor and is characterized by a series of positively charged amino acids at every third position. The tail may be important in modulation of channel activity and/or targeting of the channel to specific subcellular compartments.