Product nameAnti-Prealbumin antibody [EPR2928(2)]
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DescriptionRabbit monoclonal [EPR2928(2)] to Prealbumin
Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, IP, IHC-Pmore details
Unsuitable for: Flow Cyt or ICC
Species reactivityReacts with: Human
Synthetic peptide within Human Prealbumin aa 1-100. The exact sequence is proprietary.
- Human placenta, human heart, fetal kidney and fetal liver lysates; Human liver tissue
Mouse, Rat: We have preliminary internal testing data to indicate this antibody may not react with these species. Please contact us for more information.
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This product is a recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibody.
Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at -20°C. Stable for 12 months at -20°C.
Storage bufferpH: 7.40
Preservative: 0.05% Sodium azide
Constituents: 0.1% BSA, 40% Glycerol, 9.85% Tris glycine, 50% Tissue culture supernatant
PurityTissue culture supernatant
Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab133284 in the following tested applications.
The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|WB||1/1000 - 1/10000. Predicted molecular weight: 15 kDa.|
|IP||1/10 - 1/100.|
|IHC-P||1/100 - 1/250. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.|
FunctionThyroid hormone-binding protein. Probably transports thyroxine from the bloodstream to the brain.
Tissue specificityDetected in serum and cerebrospinal fluid (at protein level). Highly expressed in choroid plexus epithelial cells. Detected in retina pigment epithelium and liver.
Involvement in diseaseDefects in TTR are the cause of amyloidosis transthyretin-related (AMYL-TTR) [MIM:105210]. A hereditary generalized amyloidosis due to transthyretin amyloid deposition. Protein fibrils can form in different tissues leading to amyloid polyneuropathies, amyloidotic cardiomyopathy, carpal tunnel syndrome, systemic senile amyloidosis. The disease includes leptomeningeal amyloidosis that is characterized by primary involvement of the central nervous system. Neuropathologic examination shows amyloid in the walls of leptomeningeal vessels, in pia arachnoid, and subpial deposits. Some patients also develop vitreous amyloid deposition that leads to visual impairment (oculoleptomeningeal amyloidosis). Clinical features include seizures, stroke-like episodes, dementia, psychomotor deterioration, variable amyloid deposition in the vitreous humor.
Defects in TTR are a cause of hyperthyroxinemia dystransthyretinemic euthyroidal (HTDE) [MIM:145680]. It is a condition characterized by elevation of total and free thyroxine in healthy, euthyroid persons without detectable binding protein abnormalities.
Defects in TTR are a cause of carpal tunnel syndrome type 1 (CTS1) [MIM:115430]. It is a condition characterized by entrapment of the median nerve within the carpal tunnel. Symptoms include burning pain and paresthesias involving the ventral surface of the hand and fingers which may radiate proximally. Impairment of sensation in the distribution of the median nerve and thenar muscle atrophy may occur. This condition may be associated with repetitive occupational trauma, wrist injuries, amyloid neuropathies, rheumatoid arthritis.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the transthyretin family.
DomainEach monomer has two 4-stranded beta sheets and the shape of a prolate ellipsoid. Antiparallel beta-sheet interactions link monomers into dimers. A short loop from each monomer forms the main dimer-dimer interaction. These two pairs of loops separate the opposed, convex beta-sheets of the dimers to form an internal channel.
Cellular localizationSecreted. Cytoplasm.
- Information by UniProt
- Amyloid polyneuropathy antibody
- Amyloidosis I antibody
- ATTR antibody
All lanes : Anti-Prealbumin antibody [EPR2928(2)] (ab133284) at 1/1000 dilution
Lane 1 : Human placenta lysate
Lane 2 : Human heart lysate
Lane 3 : Fetal kidney lysate
Lane 4 : Fetal liver lysate
All lanes : HRP labelled goat anti-rabbit at 1/2000 dilution
Predicted band size: 15 kDa
Immunohistochemical analysis of paraffin-embedded Human liver tissue labelling Prealbumin with ab133284 at 1/100 dilution.
Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with citrate buffer pH 6 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
ab133284 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.