Product nameGPCR GPR15 peptide
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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Immunohistochemistry (Formalin/PFA-fixed paraffin-embedded sections)
Additional notesStable for one year.
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and related viruses require co-receptors to infect target cells. Some G protein coupled receptors, including CCR5, CXCR4, CCR3, CCR2b and CCR8 in the chemokine receptor family, and four new human molecules GPR15, STRL33, GPR1 and V28 were recently identified as HIV co-receptors. The genes encoding human and monkey GPR15/BOB (for G protein-coupled receptor 15 and brother of Bonzo, respectively) were recently cloned. This novel G protein coupled receptor serves as co-receptor for simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), and for strains of HIV-2 and M-tropic HIV-1. The ligand for GPR15 has not been identified yet.
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Preparation and Storage
Stability and Storage
Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid repeated freeze / thaw cycles.
Preservative: 0.02% Sodium Azide
Constituents: 0.1% BSA, PBS, pH 7.2
- Brother of Bonzo
- G protein coupled receptor 15
FunctionProbable chemokine receptor. Alternative coreceptor with CD4 for HIV-1 infection.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the G-protein coupled receptor 1 family.
Cellular localizationCell membrane.
- Information by UniProt
ab6101 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.