Rabbit Anti-Human GLUT5

Rabbit Anti-Human GLUT5
CODE:  DS-PB-00886

Antigen Information

Protein Name & Synonyms:
GLUT5
Target Species:
  • Human

Antibody Specifications

Applications:
Immunohistology - Paraffin, Western Blotting
Concentration:
IgG concentration 5.0 mg/ml
Species Reactivity:
Human

Specificity

This product is specific for the Glucose 5 transporter, also known as GLUT5, that catalyses the uptake of D-fructose into cells. This 55 kDa protein is expressed in the plasma membrane and is found mainly in intestinal tissue, kidney, and spermatozoa. Increased intestinal levels of GLUT5 are seen in type 2 diabetes.

Storage/Stability

Store at +4 °C or at -20 °C if preferred.
Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
This product should be stored undiluted.
Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody.
Should this product contain a precipitate we recommend microcentrifugation before use.
If stored in this manner, this product is stable for 18 months after receipt.

Format

Supplied as:
Purified IgG - liquid
Formulation:
Phosphate buffered saline
Format Type:
Purified

Preparation

Immunogen:
A synthetic peptide (ELKELPPVTSEQ) corresponding to the carboxy terminus of the Human GLUT 5. To accomodate KLH conjugation a cysteine was added to the N-terminal.
Preservative:
0.09%Sodium Azide (NaN3)