Description

  • Product name

    Recombinant HIV1 + HIV2 envelope antigen protein
    See all HIV1 + HIV2 envelope antigen proteins and peptides
  • Biological activity

    Detects all HIV1,2 infected individuals responding to HIV1,2 envelope proteins.
  • Expression system

    Escherichia coli
  • Protein length

    Protein fragment
  • Animal free

    No
  • Nature

    Recombinant

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab48966 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

  • Applications

    ELISA

    Western blot

  • Form

    Liquid
  • Additional notes

    Detects all HIV1,2 infected individuals responding to HIV1,2 envelope proteins.
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -20°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.

    Preservative: 0.01% Sodium azide
    Constituents: 9% Urea, 0.395% Tris HCl, 0.0292% EDTA, 50% Glycerol

General Info

  • Alternative names

    • Envelope glycoprotein gp160
    • Glycoprotein 120
    • Glycoprotein 41
    • gp120
    • gp41
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  • Relevance

    Inhibitors targeting HIV1 viral envelope proteins are used as antiretroviral drugs. The surface protein gp120 attaches the virus to the host lymphoid cell by binding to the primary receptor CD4. This interaction induces a structural rearrangement creating a high affinity binding site for a chemokine coreceptor like CXCR4 and/or CCR5. The transmembrane protein gp41 acts as a class I viral fusion protein.

References

ab48966 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.

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