Human TIMP-3 Antibody
Human TIMP-3 Antibody Summary
Accession # P35625
Please Note: Optimal dilutions should be determined by each laboratory for each application. General Protocols are available in the Technical Information section on our website.
Preparation and Storage
- 12 months from date of receipt, -20 to -70 °C as supplied.
- 1 month, 2 to 8 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
- 6 months, -20 to -70 °C under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
Tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases (TIMPs) are a family of proteins that regulate the activation and proteolytic activity of the zinc enzymes known as matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs). There are four members of the family, TIMP-1, TIMP-2, TIMP-3 and TIMP-4. TIMP-3 is a glycoprotein with a molecular mass of 30 kDa produced by a wide range of cell types. TIMP-3 inhibits active MMP-mediated proteolysis by forming a non-covalent binary complex with the MMP active site through its N-terminal domain. In addition, TIMP-3 is the only known member of the TIMP family that is an effective inhibitor of ADAMs such as TACE (1). TIMP-3 also uniquely shows high affinity for binding to the extracellular matrix (2). Point mutations in the TIMP-3 C-terminal domain have been reported to result in Sorsby's fundus dystrophy, a disease leading to macular degeneration and loss of vision.
- Amour, A. et al. (1998) FEBS Lett. 435:39.
- Leco, K.J. et al. (1994) J. Biol. Chem. 269:9352.
Citation for Human TIMP-3 Antibody
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Calcium pentosan polysulfate is a multifaceted exosite inhibitor of aggrecanases.
Authors: Troeberg L, Fushimi K, Khokha R, Emonard H, Ghosh P, Nagase H
FASEB J., 2008;22(10):3515-24.
Sample Types: Tissue Homogenates
Applications: Western Blot
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