Key features and details
- Expression system: Wheat germ
- Suitable for: ELISA, SDS-PAGE, WB
Product nameRecombinant Human IL-15RA protein
See all IL-15RA proteins and peptides
Expression systemWheat germ
Protein lengthProtein fragment
Predicted molecular weight37 kDa including tags
Amino acids31 to 130
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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
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Preparation and Storage
Stability and Storage
Shipped on dry ice. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -80ºC. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.
Constituents: 0.3% Glutathione, 0.79% Tris HCl
FunctionReceptor for interleukin-15. Expression of different isoforms may alter or interfere with signal transduction. Isoform 5, isoform 6, isoform 7 and isoform 8 do not bind IL15. Signal transduction involves STAT3, STAT5, STAT6, JAK2 (By similarity) and SYK.
Tissue specificityIsoform 1, isoform 3, isoform 4, isoform 5, isoform 6, isoform 7, isoform 8 and isoform 9 are widely expressed. Expressed in fetal brain with higher expression in the hippocampus and cerebellum than in cortex and thalamus. Higher levels of soluble sIL-15RA form in comparison with membrane-bound forms is present in all brain structures.
Sequence similaritiesContains 1 Sushi (CCP/SCR) domain.
modificationsA soluble form (sIL-15RA) arises from proteolytic shedding of the membrane-anchored receptor. The cleavage involves ADAM17/TACE (By similarity). It also binds IL-15 and thus interferes with IL-15 binding to the membrane receptor.
Phosphorylated by activated SYK.
N-glycosylated and O-glycosylated.
Cellular localizationSecreted > extracellular space; Membrane. Nucleus membrane. Mainly found associated with the nuclear membrane and Endoplasmic reticulum membrane. Golgi apparatus membrane. Cytoplasmic vesicle membrane. Membrane. Isoform 5, isoform 6, isoform 7 and isoform 8 are associated with endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi and cytoplasmic vesicles, but not with the nuclear membrane.
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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.
ab114831 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.