Product nameRecombinant Human MYO5A protein
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Protein lengthProtein fragment
Amino Acid Sequence
Amino acids1758 to 1853
Tagsproprietary tag N-Terminus
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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Additional notesProtein concentration is above or equal to 0.05 mg/ml.
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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: 0.31% Glutathione, 0.79% Tris HCl
- Dilute myosin heavy chain
FunctionProcessive actin-based motor that can move in large steps approximating the 36-nm pseudo-repeat of the actin filament. Involved in melanosome transport. Also mediates the transport of vesicles to the plasma membrane. May also be required for some polarization process involved in dendrite formation.
Tissue specificityDetected in melanocytes.
Involvement in diseaseGriscelli syndrome 1
Griscelli syndrome 3
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the TRAFAC class myosin-kinesin ATPase superfamily. Myosin family.
Contains 1 dilute domain.
Contains 6 IQ domains.
Contains 1 myosin motor domain.
- Information by UniProt
ab158944 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.