Product nameAnti-GEF H1 antibody
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DescriptionRabbit polyclonal to GEF H1
Tested applicationsSuitable for: IPmore details
Unsuitable for: WB
Species reactivityReacts with: Human
Synthetic peptide within Human GEF H1 aa 675-725. The exact sequence is proprietary.
Database link: Q92974
- IP: HeLa whole cell lysate.
Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.
Storage bufferPreservative: 0.09% Sodium azide
Constituent: Tris citrate/phosphate
pH 7 to 8
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PurityImmunogen affinity purified
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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|IP||Use at 2-5 µg/mg of lysate.|
FunctionActivates Rho-GTPases by promoting the exchange of GDP for GTP. May be involved in epithelial barrier permeability, cell motility and polarization, dendritic spine morphology, antigen presentation, leukemic cell differentiation, cell cycle regulation, and cancer. Binds Rac-GTPases, but does not seem to promote nucleotide exchange activity toward Rac-GTPases, which was uniquely reported in PubMed:9857026. May stimulate instead the cortical activity of Rac. Inactive toward CDC42, TC10, or Ras-GTPases. Forms an intracellular sensing system along with NOD1 for the detection of microbial effectors during cell invasion by pathogens. Required for RHOA and RIP2 dependent NF-kappaB signaling pathways activation upon S.flexneri cell invasion. Involved not only in sensing peptidoglycan (PGN)-derived muropeptides through NOD1 that is independent of its GEF activity, but also in the activation of NF-kappaB by Shigella effector proteins (IpgB2 and OspB) which requires its GEF activity and the activation of RhoA.
Sequence similaritiesContains 1 DH (DBL-homology) domain.
Contains 1 PH domain.
Contains 1 phorbol-ester/DAG-type zinc finger.
DomainThe DH (DBL-homology) domain interacts with and promotes loading of GTP on RhoA.
The PH (pleckstrin-homology) domain is involved in microtubule binding and targeting to tight junctions.
modificationsPhosphorylation of Ser-886 by PAK1 induces binding to protein 14-3-3 zeta, promoting its relocation to microtubules and the inhibition of its activity. Phosphorylated by STK6 and CDK1 during mitosis, which negatively regulates its activity. Phosphorylation by MAPK1 or MAPK3 increases nucleotide exchange activity. Phosphorylation by PAK4 releases GEF-H1 from the microtubules.
Cellular localizationCytoplasm. Cell junction > tight junction. Golgi apparatus. Cytoplasm > cytoskeleton > spindle. Cell projection > ruffle membrane. Localizes to the tips of cortical microtubules of the mitotic spindle during cell division, and is further released upon microtubule depolymerization. Recruited into membrane ruffles induced by S.flexneri at tight junctions of polarized epithelial cells.
- Information by UniProt
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GEF H1 was immunoprecipitated from HeLa (human epithelial cell line from cervix adenocarcinoma) whole cell lysate (1.0 mg per IP reaction; 20% of IP loaded) using ab264247 at 3 μg per reaction. Western blot was performed on the immunoprecipitates using an alternative anti-GEF H1 antibody at 1 μg/ml.
Lane 1: ab264247 IP in HeLa whole cell lysate.
Lane 2: Control IgG IP in Hela whole cell lysate.
Detection: Chemiluminescence with an exposure time of 10 seconds.
To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab264247 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.