Overview

  • Product nameAnti-LOX 1 antibody
    See all LOX 1 primary antibodies
  • Description
    Sheep polyclonal to LOX 1
  • Specificityab111747 is specific for Cu2+-oxidized LDL. A poor reaction was achieved to native LDL (<10% of B/Bo signal).
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, ELISAmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Cu2+-oxidized LDL.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab111747 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 1/1000. Predicted molecular weight: 31 kDa.
ELISA 1/2000.

Target

  • FunctionReceptor that mediates the recognition, internalization and degradation of oxidatively modified low density lipoprotein (oxLDL) by vascular endothelial cells. OxLDL is a marker of atherosclerosis that induces vascular endothelial cell activation and dysfunction, resulting in pro-inflammatory responses, pro-oxidative conditions and apoptosis. Its association with oxLDL induces the activation of NF-kappa-B through an increased production of intracellular reactive oxygen and a variety of pro-atherogenic cellular responses including a reduction of nitric oxide (NO) release, monocyte adhesion and apoptosis. In addition to binding oxLDL, it acts as a receptor for the HSP70 protein involved in antigen cross-presentation to naive T-cells in dendritic cells, thereby participating in cell-mediated antigen cross-presentation. Also involved in inflammatory process, by acting as a leukocyte-adhesion molecule at the vascular interface in endotoxin-induced inflammation. Also acts as a receptor for advanced glycation end (AGE) products, activated platelets, monocytes, apoptotic cells and both Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria.
  • Tissue specificityExpressed at high level in endothelial cells and vascular-rich organs such as placenta, lung, liver and brain, aortic intima, bone marrow, spinal cord and substantia nigra. Also expressed at the surface of dendritic cells. Widely expressed at intermediate and low level.
  • Involvement in diseaseNote=Independent association genetic studies have implicated OLR1 gene variants in myocardial infarction susceptibility.
    Note=OLR1 may be involved in Alzheimer disease (AD). Involvement in AD is however unclear: according to some authors (PubMed:12354387, PubMed:12810610 and PubMed:15976314), variations in OLR1 modify the risk of AD, while according to other (PubMed:15000751 and PubMed:15060104) they do not.
  • Sequence similaritiesContains 1 C-type lectin domain.
  • DomainThe cytoplasmic region is required for subcellular sorting on the cell surface.
    The C-type lectin domain mediates the recognition and binding of oxLDL.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    The intrachain disulfide-bonds prevent N-glycosylation at some sites.
    N-glycosylated.
  • Cellular localizationCell membrane. Secreted. A secreted form also exists.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • C-type lectin domain family 8 member A antibody
    • CLEC8A antibody
    • hLOX 1 antibody
    • hLOX-1 antibody
    • Lectin like oxidized LDL receptor 1 antibody
    • Lectin like oxLDL receptor 1 antibody
    • Lectin type oxidized LDL receptor 1 antibody
    • Lectin-like oxidized LDL receptor 1 antibody
    • Lectin-like oxLDL receptor 1 antibody
    • Lectin-type oxidized LDL receptor 1 antibody
    • low density lipoprotein oxidized, receptor 1 antibody
    • LOX-1 antibody
    • LOXIN antibody
    • Olr1 antibody
    • OLR1_HUMAN antibody
    • Ox LDL receptor 1 antibody
    • Ox-LDL receptor 1 antibody
    • Oxidised low density lipoprotein (lectin like) receptor 1 antibody
    • Oxidized low density lipoprotein receptor 1 antibody
    • Oxidized low density lipoprotein receptor 1 soluble form antibody
    • Oxidized low-density lipoprotein receptor 1 antibody
    • SCARE1 antibody
    • Scavenger receptor class E, member 1 antibody
    • SLOX1 antibody
    • soluble form antibody
    • SR-EI antibody
    see all

References for Anti-LOX 1 antibody (ab111747)

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