Recombinant Human LDL Receptor protein (ab112317)

Overview

Description

  • NatureRecombinant
  • SourceWheat germ
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • AccessionP01130
    • SpeciesHuman
    • SequencePPKTCSQDEFRCHDGKCISRQFVCDSDRDCLDGSDEASCPVLTCGPASFQ CNSSTCIPQLWACDNDPDCEDGSDEWPQRCRGLYVFQGDSSPCSAFEFHC L
    • Molecular weight37 kDa including tags
    • Amino acids105 to 205
    • TagsGST tag N-Terminus

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab112317 in the following tested applications.

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

  • Applications

    ELISA

    Western blot

    SDS-PAGE

  • FormLiquid
  • Additional notesBest 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: 0.79% Tris HCl, 0.31% Glutathione

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • FH
    • FHC
    • LDL R
    • LDL receptor
    • LDLCQ2
    • Ldlr
    • LDLR_HUMAN
    • Low Density Lipoprotein Receptor
    • Low density lipoprotein receptor class A domain containing protein 3
    • Low density lipoprotein receptor familial hypercholesterolemia
    • Low-density lipoprotein receptor
    see all
  • FunctionBinds LDL, the major cholesterol-carrying lipoprotein of plasma, and transports it into cells by endocytosis. In order to be internalized, the receptor-ligand complexes must first cluster into clathrin-coated pits. In case of HIV-1 infection, functions as a receptor for extracellular Tat in neurons, mediating its internalization in uninfected cells.
  • Involvement in diseaseDefects in LDLR are the cause of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) [MIM:143890]; a common autosomal semi-dominant disease that affects about 1 in 500 individuals. The receptor defect impairs the catabolism of LDL, and the resultant elevation in plasma LDL-cholesterol promotes deposition of cholesterol in the skin (xanthelasma), tendons (xanthomas), and coronary arteries (atherosclerosis).
  • Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the LDLR family.
    Contains 3 EGF-like domains.
    Contains 7 LDL-receptor class A domains.
    Contains 6 LDL-receptor class B repeats.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    N- and O-glycosylated.
    Ubiquitinated by MYLIP leading to degradation.
  • Cellular localizationCell membrane. Endomembrane system. Membrane > clathrin-coated pit. Found distributed from the plasma membrane to intracellular compartments.
  • Information by UniProt

Recombinant Human LDL Receptor protein images

  • ab112317 analysed on a 12.5% SDS-PAGE gel stained with Coomassie Blue.

References for Recombinant Human LDL Receptor protein (ab112317)

ab112317 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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