Recombinant Human Dystrophin protein (ab114197)

Overview

  • Product name
    Recombinant Human Dystrophin protein
  • Protein length
    Full length protein

Description

  • Nature
    Recombinant
  • Source
    Wheat germ
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • Species
      Human
    • Sequence
      MREQLKGHETQTTCWDHPKMTELYQSLADLNNVRFSAYRTAMKLRRLQKA LCLDLLSLSAACDALDQHNLKQNDQPMDILQIINCLTTIYDRLEQEHNNL VNVPLCVDMCLNWLLNVYDTGRTGRIRVLSFKTGIISLCKAHLEDKYRYL FKQVASSTGFCDQRRLGLLLHDSIQIPRQLGEVASFGGSNIEPSVRSCFQ FANNKPEIEAALFLDWMRLEPQSMVWLPVLHRVAAAETAKHQAKCNICKE CPIIGFRYRSLKHFNYDICQSCFFSGRVAKGHKMHYPMVEYCTPTTSGED VRDFAKVLKNKFRTKRYFAKHPRMGYLPVQTVLEGDNMETPVTLINFWPV DSAPASSPQLSHDDTHSRIEHYASRLAEMENSNGSYLNDSISPNESIDDE HLLIQHYCQSLNQDSPLSQPRSPAQILISLESEERGELERILADLEEENR NLQAEYDRLKQQHEHKGLSPLPSPPEMMPTSPQSPRDAELIAEAKLLRQH KGRLEARMQILEDHNKQLESQLHRLRQLLEQPQAEAKVNGTTVSSPSTSL QRSDSSQPMLLRVVGSQTSDSMGEEDLLSPPQDTSTGLEEVMEQLNNSFP SSRGHNVGSLFHMADDLGRAMESLVSVMTDEEGAE
    • Molecular weight
      96 kDa including tags
    • Amino acids
      1 to 635

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab114197 in the following tested applications.

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

  • Applications

    ELISA

    SDS-PAGE

    Western blot

  • Form
    Liquid
  • Additional notes
    Protein concentration is above or equal to 0.05 µg/µl.
    Best use within three months from the date of receipt of this protein.
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped on dry ice. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -80ºC. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.

    pH: 8.00
    Constituents: 0.3% Glutathione, 0.79% Tris HCl

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • BMD
    • CMD3B
    • DMD
    • DMD_HUMAN
    • Duchenne muscular dystrophy protein
    • Dystrophin
    • Muscular dystrophy Duchenne and Becker types
    see all
  • Function
    Anchors the extracellular matrix to the cytoskeleton via F-actin. Ligand for dystroglycan. Component of the dystrophin-associated glycoprotein complex which accumulates at the neuromuscular junction (NMJ) and at a variety of synapses in the peripheral and central nervous systems and has a structural function in stabilizing the sarcolemma. Also implicated in signaling events and synaptic transmission.
  • Tissue specificity
    Expressed in muscle fibers accumulating in the costameres of myoplasm at the sarcolemma. Expressed in brain, muscle, kidney, lung and testis. Isoform 5 is expressed in heart, brain, liver, testis and hepatoma cells. Most tissues contain transcripts of multiple isoforms, however only isoform 5 is detected in heart and liver.
  • Involvement in disease
    Defects in DMD are the cause of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) [MIM:310200]. DMD is the most common form of muscular dystrophy; a sex-linked recessive disorder. It typically presents in boys aged 3 to 7 year as proximal muscle weakness causing waddling gait, toe-walking, lordosis, frequent falls, and difficulty in standing up and climbing up stairs. The pelvic girdle is affected first, then the shoulder girdle. Progression is steady and most patients are confined to a wheelchair by age of 10 or 12. Flexion contractures and scoliosis ultimately occur. About 50% of patients have a lower IQ than their genetic expectations would suggest. There is no treatment.
    Defects in DMD are the cause of Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD) [MIM:300376]. BMD resembles DMD in hereditary and clinical features but is later in onset and more benign.
    Defects in DMD are a cause of cardiomyopathy dilated X-linked type 3B (CMD3B) [MIM:302045]; also known as X-linked dilated cardiomyopathy (XLCM). Dilated cardiomyopathy is a disorder characterized by ventricular dilation and impaired systolic function, resulting in congestive heart failure and arrhythmia. Patients are at risk of premature death.
  • Sequence similarities
    Contains 2 CH (calponin-homology) domains.
    Contains 22 spectrin repeats.
    Contains 1 WW domain.
    Contains 1 ZZ-type zinc finger.
  • Cellular localization
    Cell membrane > sarcolemma. Cytoplasm > cytoskeleton.
  • Information by UniProt

Recombinant Human Dystrophin protein images

  • 12.5% SDS-PAGE showing ab114197 at approximately 95.96kDa stained with Coomassie Blue.

References for Recombinant Human Dystrophin protein (ab114197)

ab114197 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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