Overview

Description

  • Nature
    Recombinant
  • Source
    Wheat germ
  • Amino Acid Sequence
    • Species
      Human
    • Sequence
      MPLLNLSLDLSLNPMNFIQPGAFKEIRLHKLTLRNNFDSLNVMKTCIQGL AGLEVHRLVLGEFRNEGNLEKFDKSALEGLCNLTIEEFRLAYLDYYLDDI IDLFNCLTNVSSFSLVSVTIERVKDFSYNFGWQHLELVNCKFGQFPTLKL KSLKRLTFTSNKGGNAFSEVDLPSLEFLDLSRNGLSFKGCCSQSDFGTTS LKYLDLSFNGVITMSSNFLGLEQLEHLDFQHSNLKQMSEFSVFLSLRNLI YLDISHTHTRVAFNGIFNGLSSLEVLKMAGNSFQENFLPDIFTELRNLTF LDLSQCQLEQLSPTAFNSLSSLQVLNMSHNNFFSLDTFPYKCLNSLQVLD YSLNHIMTSKKQELQHFPSSLAFLNLTQNDFACTCEHQSFLQWIKDQRQL LVEVERMECATPSDKQGMPVLSLNITCQMNKTIIGVSVLSVLVVSVVAVL VYKFYFHLMLLAGCIKYGRGENIYDAFVIYSSQDEDWVRNELVKNLEEGV PPFQLCLHYRDFIPGVAIAANIIHEGFHKSRKVIVVVSQHFIQSRWCIFE YEIAQTWQFLSSRAGIIFIVLQKVEKTLLRQQVELYRLLSRNTYLEWEDS VLGRHIFWRRLRKALLDGKSWNPEGTVGTGCNWQEATSI
    • Amino acids
      1 to 639
    • Tags
      GST tag N-Terminus

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab159717 in the following tested applications.

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

  • Applications

    Western blot

    ELISA

  • Form
    Liquid
  • Additional notes
    Protein concentration is above or equal to 0.05 mg/ml.
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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: 0.31% Glutathione, 0.79% Tris HCl

General Info

  • Alternative names
    • ARMD10
    • CD284
    • CD284 antigen
    • Homolog of Drosophila toll
    • hToll
    • TLR 4
    • TLR4
    • TLR4_HUMAN
    • TOLL
    • Toll like receptor 4
    • Toll-like receptor 4
    see all
  • Function
    Cooperates with LY96 and CD14 to mediate the innate immune response to bacterial lipopolysaccharide (LPS). Acts via MYD88, TIRAP and TRAF6, leading to NF-kappa-B activation, cytokine secretion and the inflammatory response. Also involved in LPS-independent inflammatory responses triggered by Ni(2+). These responses require non-conserved histidines and are, therefore, species-specific.
  • Tissue specificity
    Highly expressed in placenta, spleen and peripheral blood leukocytes. Detected in monocytes, macrophages, dendritic cells and several types of T-cells.
  • Involvement in disease
    Genetic variation in TLR4 is associated with age-related macular degeneration type 10 (ARMD10) [MIM:611488]. ARMD is a multifactorial eye disease and the most common cause of irreversible vision loss in the developed world. In most patients, the disease is manifest as ophthalmoscopically visible yellowish accumulations of protein and lipid that lie beneath the retinal pigment epithelium and within an elastin-containing structure known as Bruch membrane.
  • Sequence similarities
    Belongs to the Toll-like receptor family.
    Contains 18 LRR (leucine-rich) repeats.
    Contains 1 LRRCT domain.
    Contains 1 TIR domain.
  • Domain
    The TIR domain mediates interaction with NOX4.
  • Post-translational
    modifications
    N-glycosylated. Glycosylation of Asn-526 and Asn-575 seems to be necessary for the expression of TLR4 on the cell surface and the LPS-response. Likewise, mutants lacking two or more of the other N-glycosylation sites were deficient in interaction with LPS.
  • Cellular localization
    Membrane.
  • Information by UniProt

Images

  • ab159717 on a 12.5% SDS-PAGE stained with Coomassie Blue.

References

ab159717 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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