Mouse TGF-beta  RI/ALK-5 Antibody

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AF587
AF587-SP
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Mouse TGF-beta  RI/ALK-5 Antibody Summary

Species Reactivity
Mouse
Specificity
Detects mouse TGF‑ beta  RI/ALK-5 in direct ELISAs and Western blots. In direct ELISAs, approximately 50% cross-reactivity with recombinant human (rh) TGF-beta RI is observed, and less than 2% cross-reactivity with recombinant mouse TGF‑ beta  RII and rhTGF‑ beta  RIII is observed.
Source
Polyclonal Goat IgG
Purification
Antigen Affinity-purified
Immunogen
S. frugiperda insect ovarian cell line Sf 21-derived recombinant mouse TGF‑ beta  RI/ALK-5
Ala21-Glu121
Accession # BAA05023
Formulation
Lyophilized from a 0.2 μm filtered solution in PBS with Trehalose. *Small pack size (SP) is supplied as a 0.2 µm filtered solution in PBS.
Label
Unconjugated

Applications

Recommended Concentration
Sample
Western Blot
0.1 µg/mL
Recombinant Mouse TGF-beta  RI/ALK‑5 Fc Chimera (Catalog # 587-RI)

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.

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Preparation and Storage

Reconstitution
Reconstitute at 0.2 mg/mL in sterile PBS.
Reconstitution Buffer Available
Reconstitution Buffer 1 (PBS)
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Availability
Size / Price
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RB01
Shipping
The product is shipped at ambient temperature. Upon receipt, store it immediately at the temperature recommended below. *Small pack size (SP) is shipped with polar packs. Upon receipt, store it immediately at -20 to -70 °C
Stability & Storage
Use a manual defrost freezer and avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.
  • 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.

Background: TGF-beta RI/ALK-5

Most cell types express three sizes of receptors for TGF-beta. These are designated Type I (53 kDa), Type II (70-85 kDa), and Type III (250-350 kDa). The Type III receptor, a proteoglycan that exists in membrane-bound and soluble forms, binds TGF-beta 1, TGF-beta 2, and TGF-beta 3 but does not appear to be involved in signal transduction. The Type II receptor is a membrane-bound serine/threonine kinase that binds TGF-beta 1 and TGF-beta 3 with high affinity and TGF-beta 2 with a much lower affinity. The Type I receptor, originally known as ALK-5 (Activin receptor‑like kinase) is also a membrane-bound serine/threonine kinase that apparently requires the presence of the Type II receptor to bind TGF-beta. Current evidence suggests that signal transduction requires the cytoplasmic domains of both the Type I and Type II receptors.

References
  1. Miyazono, K. et al. (1994) Adv. In Immunol. 55:181.
  2. Massagùe, J. (1998) Ann. Rev. Biochem. 67:753.
Long Name
Transforming Growth Factor beta Receptor I
Entrez Gene IDs
7046 (Human); 21812 (Mouse); 29591 (Rat)
Alternate Names
AAT5; activin A receptor type II-like kinase, 53kD; activin A receptor type II-like kinase, 53kDa; Activin receptor-like kinase 5; ACVRLK4; ALK-5; ALK-5ALK5; EC 2.7.11; EC 2.7.11.30; LDS1A; LDS2A; Serine/threonine-protein kinase receptor R4; SKR4; tbetaR-I; TGFB1R1; TGF-beta receptor type I; TGF-beta receptor type-1; TGF-beta RI; TGF-beta type I receptor; TGFbetaRI; TGFBR1; TGF-bRI; TGFR-1; transforming growth factor beta receptor I; transforming growth factor, beta receptor 1; transforming growth factor, beta receptor I (activin A receptor type II-likekinase, 53kD); Transforming growth factor-beta receptor type I

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Citation for Mouse TGF-beta  RI/ALK-5 Antibody

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  1. Augmented cytoplasmic Smad4 induces acceleration of TGF-beta1 signaling in renal tubulointerstitial cells of hereditary nephrotic ICGN mice with chronic renal fibrosis; possible role for myofibroblastic differentiation.
    Authors: Goto Y, Manabe N, Uchio-Yamada K, Yamaguchi-Yamada M, Inoue N, Yamamoto Y, Ogura A, Nagano N, Miyamoto H
    Cell Tissue Res., 2003;315(2):209-21.
    Species: Mouse
    Sample Types: Whole Cells
    Applications: ICC

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