Description

  • Product name

    Recombinant Human Growth hormone receptor protein (Biotin)
    See all Growth hormone receptor proteins and peptides
  • Purity

    > 95 % SDS-PAGE.

  • Endotoxin level

    < 1.000 Eu/µg
  • Expression system

    HEK 293 cells
  • Accession

  • Protein length

    Protein fragment
  • Animal free

    No
  • Nature

    Recombinant
    • Species

      Human
    • Sequence

      AILSRAPWSLQSVNPGLKTNSSKEPKFTKCRSPERETFSCHWTDEVHHGT KNLGPIQLFYTRRNTQEWTQEWKECPDYVSAGENSCYFNSSFTSIWIPYC IKLTSNGGTVDEKCFSVDEIVQPDPPIALNWTLLNVSLTGIHADIQVRWE APRNADIQKGWMVLEYELQYKEVNETKWKMMDPILTTSVPVYSLKVDKEY EVRVRSKQRNSGNYGEFSEVLYVTLPQMSQFTCEEDFY
    • Predicted molecular weight

      29 kDa
    • Amino acids

      27 to 264
    • Tags

      His tag C-Terminus
  • Conjugation

    Biotin

Specifications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab179965 in the following tested applications.

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

  • Applications

    SDS-PAGE

    Western blot

    ELISA

    Dot blot

  • Form

    Lyophilised
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Preparation and Storage

  • Stability and Storage

    Shipped at 4°C. Store at -20°C or -80°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle.

    pH: 7.40
    Constituents: 95% PBS, 5% Trehalose

  • Reconstitution
    It is recommended to reconstitute the lyophilised protein in 50µl sterile deionized water to a final concentration of 1mg/ml. Solubilize for 30 to 60 minutes at room temperature with occasional gentle mixing. Carrier protein (0.1% HSA or BSA) is strongly recommended for further dilution and long term storage.

General Info

  • Alternative names

    • GH receptor
    • GH-binding protein
    • GHBP
    • GHBP, included
    • GHR
    • GHR_HUMAN
    • Growth hormone binding protein
    • Growth hormone receptor
    • Growth hormone receptor precursor
    • Growth hormone-binding protein
    • Growth hormone-binding protein, included
    • Increased responsiveness to growth hormone, included
    • Serum binding protein
    • Serum-binding protein
    • Somatotropin receptor
    see all
  • Function

    Receptor for pituitary gland growth hormone involved in regulating postnatal body growth. On ligand binding, couples to the JAK2/STAT5 pathway.
    The soluble form (GHBP) acts as a reservoir of growth hormone in plasma and may be a modulator/inhibitor of GH signaling.
    Isoform 2 up-regulates the production of GHBP and acts as a negative inhibitor of GH signaling.
  • Tissue specificity

    Expressed in various tissues with high expression in liver and skeletal muscle. Isoform 4 is predominantly expressed in kidney, bladder, adrenal gland and brain stem. Isoform 1 expression in placenta is predominant in chorion and decidua. Isoform 4 is highly expressed in placental villi. Isoform 2 is expressed in lung, stomach and muscle. Low levels in liver.
  • Involvement in disease

    Defects in GHR are a cause of Laron syndrome (LARS) [MIM:262500]. A severe form of growth hormone insensitivity characterized by growth impairment, short stature, dysfunctional growth hormone receptor, and failure to generate insulin-like growth factor I in response to growth hormone.
    Defects in GHR may be a cause of idiopathic short stature autosomal (ISSA) [MIM:604271]. Short stature is defined by a subnormal rate of growth.
  • Sequence similarities

    Belongs to the type I cytokine receptor family. Type 1 subfamily.
    Contains 1 fibronectin type-III domain.
  • Domain

    The WSXWS motif appears to be necessary for proper protein folding and thereby efficient intracellular transport and cell-surface receptor binding.
    The box 1 motif is required for JAK interaction and/or activation.
    The extracellular domain is the ligand-binding domain representing the growth hormone-binding protein (GHBP).
    The ubiquitination-dependent endocytosis motif (UbE) is required for recruitment of the ubiquitin conjugation system on to the receptor and for its internalization.
  • Post-translational
    modifications

    The soluble form (GHBP) is produced by phorbol ester-promoted proteolytic cleavage at the cell surface (shedding) by ADAM17/TACE. Shedding is inhibited by growth hormone (GH) binding to the receptor probably due to a conformational change in GHR rendering the receptor inaccessible to ADAM17.
    On GH binding, phosphorylated on tyrosine residues in the cytoplasmic domain by JAK2.
    On ligand binding, ubiquitinated on lysine residues in the cytoplasmic domain. This ubiquitination is not sufficient for GHR internalization.
  • Cellular localization

    Secreted; Cell membrane. On growth hormone binding, GHR is ubiquitinated, internalized, down-regulated and transported into a degradative or non-degradative pathway and Cell membrane. Remains fixed to the cell membrane and is not internalized.
  • Information by UniProt

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Pan Y  et al. The ATRQß-001 vaccine improves cardiac function and prevents postinfarction cardiac remodeling in mice. Hypertens Res N/A:N/A (2018). Read more (PubMed: 30587854) »
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