Overview

  • Product nameAnti-PXR antibody
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  • Description
    Rabbit polyclonal to PXR
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-P, WBmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide corresponding to a region within N terminal amino acids 108-157 (KKEMIMSDEA VEERRALIKR KKSERTGTQP LGVQGLTEEQ RMMIRELMDA) of Human PXR (NP_003880).

  • Positive control
    • HeLa cell lysate.

Properties

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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-P Use a concentration of 5 µg/ml.
WB Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Detects a band of approximately 50 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 50 kDa). Good results were obtained when blocked with 5% non-fat dry milk in 0.05% PBS-T.

Target

  • FunctionNuclear receptor that binds and is activated by variety of endogenous and xenobiotic compounds. Transcription factor that activates the transcription of multiple genes involved in the metabolism and secretion of potentially harmful xenobiotics, drugs and endogenous compounds. Activated by the antibiotic rifampicin and various plant metabolites, such as hyperforin, guggulipid, colupulone, and isoflavones. Response to specific ligands is species-specific. Activated by naturally occurring steroids, such as pregnenolone and progesterone. Binds to a response element in the promoters of the CYP3A4 and ABCB1/MDR1 genes.
  • Tissue specificityExpressed in liver, colon and small intestine.
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the nuclear hormone receptor family. NR1 subfamily.
    Contains 1 nuclear receptor DNA-binding domain.
  • Cellular localizationNucleus.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • BXR antibody
    • Nr1i2 antibody
    • NR1I2_HUMAN antibody
    • Nuclear receptor subfamily 1 group I member 2 antibody
    • ONR 1 antibody
    • ONR1 antibody
    • Orphan nuclear receptor PAR 1 antibody
    • Orphan nuclear receptor PAR1 antibody
    • Orphan nuclear receptor PXR antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000215173 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000215174 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000215175 antibody
    • PAR 1 antibody
    • PAR 2 antibody
    • PAR antibody
    • PAR q antibody
    • PAR1 antibody
    • PAR2 antibody
    • PARq antibody
    • pregnane X nuclear receptor variant 2 antibody
    • Pregnane X receptor antibody
    • PRR antibody
    • PXR antibody
    • SAR antibody
    • Steroid and xenobiotic receptor antibody
    • SXR antibody
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Anti-PXR antibody images

  • Anti-PXR antibody (ab85451) at 1 µg/ml (in 5% skim milk / PBS buffer) + HeLa cell lysate at 10 µg

    Secondary
    HRP conjugated anti-Rabbit IgG at 1/50000 dilution

    Predicted band size : 50 kDa
    Observed band size : 50 kDa
    Gel concentration: 12%
  • Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/PFA-fixed paraffin-embedded sections) analysis of human small intestine tissue labelling PXR with ab85451 at 5.0µg/ml.

References for Anti-PXR antibody (ab85451)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Sivertsson L  et al. Induced CYP3A4 expression in confluent Huh7 hepatoma cells as a result of decreased cell proliferation and subsequent pregnane X receptor activation. Mol Pharmacol 83:659-70 (2013). Human . Read more (PubMed: 23264496) »
  • Dou W  et al. Chrysin ameliorates chemically induced colitis in the mouse through modulation of a PXR/NF-?B signaling pathway. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 345:473-82 (2013). WB . Read more (PubMed: 23536316) »

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