Key features and details
- Rabbit polyclonal to EIF2S1
- Suitable for: WB
- Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Sheep, Rabbit, Guinea pig, Hamster, Cow, Dog, Human, Pig, Monkey
- Isotype: IgG
Product nameAnti-EIF2S1 antibody
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DescriptionRabbit polyclonal to EIF2S1
Tested applicationsSuitable for: WBmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Mouse, Rat, Sheep, Rabbit, Guinea pig, Hamster, Cow, Dog, Human, Pig, Monkey
Synthetic peptide corresponding to a region of Rat EIF2S1.
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Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at -20ºC.
Storage bufferpH: 7.20
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium azide
Constituents: 49% PBS, 50% Glycerol
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PurityProtein A purified
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab115822 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|WB||Use a concentration of 1 µg/ml. Predicted molecular weight: 65 kDa.|
FunctionFunctions in the early steps of protein synthesis by forming a ternary complex with GTP and initiator tRNA. This complex binds to a 40S ribosomal subunit, followed by mRNA binding to form a 43S preinitiation complex. Junction of the 60S ribosomal subunit to form the 80S initiation complex is preceded by hydrolysis of the GTP bound to eIF-2 and release of an eIF-2-GDP binary complex. In order for eIF-2 to recycle and catalyze another round of initiation, the GDP bound to eIF-2 must exchange with GTP by way of a reaction catalyzed by eIF-2B.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the eIF-2-alpha family.
Contains 1 S1 motif domain.
modificationsSubstrate for at least 4 kinases: EIF2AK1/HRI, EIF2AK2/PKR, EIF2AK3/PERK and EIF2AK4/GCN2. Phosphorylation stabilizes the eIF-2/GDP/eIF-2B complex and prevents GDP/GTP exchange reaction, thus impairing the recycling of eIF-2 between successive rounds of initiation and leading to global inhibition of translation (PubMed:15207627, PubMed:18032499). Phosphorylated; phosphorylation on Ser-52 by the EIF2AK4/GCN2 protein kinase occurs in response to amino acid starvation and UV irradiation.
Cellular localizationCytoplasmic granule. The cytoplasmic granules are stress granules which are a dense aggregation in the cytosol composed of proteins and RNAs that appear when the cell is under stress. Colocalizes with NANOS3 in the stress granules (By similarity).
- Information by UniProt
- EIF 2 alpha antibody
- EIF 2 antibody
- EIF 2A antibody
ab115822 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.