Overview

  • Product nameAnti-ProDynorphin antibody
    See all ProDynorphin primary antibodies
  • Description
    Guinea pig polyclonal to ProDynorphin
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-Frmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Guinea pig
    Predicted to work with: Pig
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide:

    QEDPNAYSEEFFDV

    , corresponding to amino acids 232-245 of Guinea pig ProDynorphin.

  • General notes


    The protein encoded by this gene is a preproprotein that is proteolytically processed to form the secreted opioid peptides beta-neoendorphin, dynorphin, leu-enkephalin, rimorphin, and leumorphin. These peptides are ligands for the kappa-type of opioid receptor. Dynorphin is involved in modulating responses to several psychoactive substances, including cocaine.

Properties

  • FormLiquid
  • Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid repeated freeze / thaw cycles.
  • Storage bufferPreservative: 0.05% Sodium Azide
    Constituents: Whole Serum
  • PurityWhole antiserum
  • Primary antibody notesThe protein encoded by this gene is a preproprotein that is proteolytically processed to form the secreted opioid peptides beta-neoendorphin, dynorphin, leu-enkephalin, rimorphin, and leumorphin. These peptides are ligands for the kappa-type of opioid receptor. Dynorphin is involved in modulating responses to several psychoactive substances, including cocaine.
  • ClonalityPolyclonal
  • IsotypeIgG
  • Research areas

Applications

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

Application Abreviews Notes
IHC-Fr 1/500.

Target

  • FunctionLeu-enkephalins compete with and mimic the effects of opiate drugs. They play a role in a number of physiologic functions, including pain perception and responses to stress.
    Dynorphin peptides differentially regulate the kappa opioid receptor. Dynorphin A(1-13) has a typical opiod activity, it is 700 times more potent than Leu-enkephalin.
    Leumorphin has a typical opiod activity and may have anti-apoptotic effect.
  • Involvement in diseaseDefects in PDYN are the cause of spinocerebellar ataxia type 23 (SCA23) [MIM:610245]. Spinocerebellar ataxia is a clinically and genetically heterogeneous group of cerebellar disorders. Patients show progressive incoordination of gait and often poor coordination of hands, speech and eye movements, due to degeneration of the cerebellum with variable involvement of the brainstem and spinal cord. SCA23 is an adult-onset autosomal dominant form characterized by slowly progressive gait and limb ataxia, with variable additional features, including peripheral neuropathy and dysarthria.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the opioid neuropeptide precursor family.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    The N-terminal domain contains 6 conserved cysteines thought to be involved in disulfide bonding and/or processing.
  • Cellular localizationSecreted.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Alternative names
    • ADCA antibody
    • Alpha neoendorphin antibody
    • Beta neoendorphin antibody
    • Beta-neoendorphin-dynorphin antibody
    • Big Dyn antibody
    • Big dynorphin antibody
    • Dyn antibody
    • Dyn-A17 antibody
    • Dyn-B antibody
    • Dynorphin A antibody
    • Dynorphin A(1-13) antibody
    • Dynorphin A(1-17) antibody
    • Dynorphin A(1-8) antibody
    • Dynorphin B antibody
    • Dynorphin B(1-13) antibody
    • Dynorphin B-29 antibody
    • Enkephalin B antibody
    • Leu enkephalin antibody
    • Leumorphin antibody
    • Neoendorphin dynorphin enkephalin prepropeptide antibody
    • PDYN antibody
    • PDYN_HUMAN antibody
    • PENKB antibody
    • Preprodynorphin antibody
    • Preproenkephalin B antibody
    • Prodynorphin antibody
    • Proenkephalin B antibody
    • Rimorphin antibody
    • SCA23 antibody
    see all

Anti-ProDynorphin antibody images

  • ab10279, at a dilution of 1/500, staining ProDynorphin in guinea pig midbrain periaqueductal gray (PAG) section by Immunohistochemistry (PFA perfusion fixed frozen sections).

References for Anti-ProDynorphin antibody (ab10279)

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