Rat Glucose Transporter GLUT4 peptide (ab115831)



  • NatureSynthetic
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • SpeciesRat

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

  • Applications

    Blocking - Blocking peptide for Anti-Glucose Transporter GLUT4 antibody (ab654)

  • FormLiquid
  • Additional notes

    ab115831 is the blocking peptide for antibody ab654

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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.

    Constituent: dH2O

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • Glucose transporter GLUT 4
    • Glucose transporter type 4
    • Glucose transporter type 4 insulin responsive
    • GLUT 4
    • GLUT-4
    • GLUT4
    • GTR4_HUMAN
    • insulin-responsive
    • kug
    • SLC 2A4
    • SLC2A4
    • solute carrier family 2 (facilitated glucose transporter) member 4
    • Solute carrier family 2, facilitated glucose transporter member 4
    see all
  • FunctionInsulin-regulated facilitative glucose transporter.
  • Tissue specificitySkeletal and cardiac muscles; brown and white fat.
  • Involvement in diseaseDiabetes mellitus, non-insulin-dependent
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the major facilitator superfamily. Sugar transporter (TC 2.A.1.1) family. Glucose transporter subfamily.
  • Post-translational
  • Cellular localizationCell membrane. Endomembrane system. Cytoplasm, perinuclear region. Localizes primarily to the perinuclear region, undergoing continued recycling to the plasma membrane where it is rapidly reinternalized. The dileucine internalization motif is critical for intracellular sequestration.
  • Information by UniProt

References for Rat Glucose Transporter GLUT4 peptide (ab115831)

This product has been referenced in:
  • Bradley H  et al. Quantitative immunofluorescence microscopy of subcellular GLUT4 distribution in human skeletal muscle: effects of endurance and sprint interval training. Physiol Rep 2:N/A (2014). Blocking . Read more (PubMed: 25052490) »

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This peptide was used as an immunogen for ab654 - Anti-Glucose Transporter GLUT4 antibody and it can be applied in blocking experiment in WB. Currently, we do not have any information i...

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Ich habe rote Kästchen um die Bande gemalt, die ich für die richtige halte. Leider sind Proteinmarker nur eine ungefähre Größenangabe und meine 48kDa sind geschätzt wie üb...

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Thank you very much for sending the image and for providing details about the experiment. The possible reason for appearance of doublet could be the different glycosylated or phosphorylated forms of GLUT4 or the lower band could itself be degradati...

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Thank you for contacting us. As discussed, please send the images and brief protocol info asap. I will look forward receiving your reply.

Thank you for contacting us. I can finally confirm that the peptide products are now available on our website. Peptide for ab652 = ab115830 Peptide for ab654 = ab115831 I hope this information is helpful to you. Please do not ...

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