The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Application notesIP: Use at 2-5 µg/mg of lysate.
WB: 1/2000 - 1/10,000. Predicted molecular weight: 49 kDa.
Not yet tested in other applications.
Optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
FunctionInvolved in late steps of the endosomal multivesicular bodies (MVB) pathway. Recognizes membrane-associated ESCRT-III assemblies and catalyzes their disassembly, possibly in combination with membrane fission. Redistributes the ESCRT-III components to the cytoplasm for further rounds of MVB sorting. MVBs contain intraluminal vesicles (ILVs) that are generated by invagination and scission from the limiting membrane of the endosome and mostly are delivered to lysosomes enabling degradation of membrane proteins, such as stimulated growth factor receptors, lysosomal enzymes and lipids. In conjunction with the ESCRT machinery also appears to function in topologically equivalent membrane fission events, such as the terminal stages of cytokinesis and enveloped virus budding (HIV-1 and other lentiviruses).
Tissue specificityUbiquitously expressed.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the AAA ATPase family. Contains 1 MIT domain.
DomainThe MIT domain serves as an adapter for ESCRT-III proteins. It forms an asymmetric three-helix bundle that binds amphipathic MIM (MIT interacting motif) helices along the groove between MIT helices 2 and 3 present in a subset of ESCRT-III proteins thus establishing the canonical MIM-MIT interaction. In an extended conformation along the groove between helices 1 and 3, also binds to a type-2 MIT interacting motif (MIM2).
Post-translational modificationsPhosphorylated upon DNA damage, probably by ATM or ATR.
Cellular localizationPrevacuolar compartment membrane. Late endosome membrane. Membrane-associated in the prevacuolar endosomal compartment. Localized in HIV-1 particles purified from acutely infected cells.
Suppressor of K(+) transport growth defect 1 antibody
Suppressor of K+ transport defect 1 antibody
Vacuolar protein sorting 4 homolog B (S. cerevisiae) antibody
Vacuolar protein sorting 4 homolog B antibody
Vacuolar protein sorting 4b antibody
Vacuolar protein sorting-associated protein 4B antibody
Vacuolar protein sorting-associating protein 4B antibody
VPS4 2 antibody
Anti-VPS4B antibody images
Western blot - VPS4B antibody (ab86303)
All lanes : Anti-VPS4B antibody (ab86303) at 0.04 µg/ml
Lane 1 : HeLa whole cell lysate at 50 µg Lane 2 : HeLa whole cell lysate at 15 µg Lane 3 : HeLa whole cell lysate at 5 µg Lane 4 : 293T whole cell lysate at 50 µg
developed using the ECL technique
Predicted band size : 49 kDa Observed band size : 49 kDa
Exposure time : 1 minute
Immunoprecipitation - VPS4B antibody (ab86303)
Detection of VPS4B by Western Blot of Immunprecipitate.
ab86303, at 1 µg/ml, staining VPS4B in HeLa whole cell lysate immunoprecipitated using ab86303 at 3 µg/mg lysate (1 mg/IP; 20% of IP loaded/lane). Detection: Chemiluminescence with an exposure time of 10 seconds.
References for Anti-VPS4B antibody (ab86303)
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