Anti-PCYT1A (Polyclonal), ALEXA Fluor 594

Catalog numberGENTObs-11306R-A594
NameAnti-PCYT1A (Polyclonal), ALEXA Fluor 594
Price€ 489.00
Size100 microliters
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TypeConjugated Primary Antibody
Conjugated withALEXA FLUOR® 594
Host organismRabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus)
Target Protein/PeptidePCYT1A
SpecificityThis antibody reacts specifically with PCYT1A
ModificationNo modification has been applied to this antibody
Modification siteNone
ClonalityPolyclonal Antibody
ClonePolyclonal Antibodies
Concentration1ug per 1ul
Subcellular locationsN/A
Antigen SourceKLH conjugated synthetic peptide derived from human PCYT1A
Gene IDN/A
Swiss ProtN/A
Applications with corresponding dilutionsIF(IHC-P)(1:50-200)
Cross reactive speciesHuman (Homo sapiens), Mouse (Mus musculus), Rat (Rattus norvegicus)
Cross Reactive Species detailsNo significant cross reactivity has been observed for this antibody for the tested species. However, note that due to limited knowledge it is impossible to predict with 100% guarantee that the antibody does not corss react with any other species.
Background informationIncrease in fetal surfactant synthesis and lung maturity is caused by the glucocorticoidal induction of enzymes required for phosphatidylcholine synthesis towards the end of gestation (1). The regulation of gestational age-dependent induction of phosphatidylcholine synthesis by glucocorticoids is still unclear (1). The rate-controlling enzyme in the phosphatidylcholine biosynthetic pathway is CTP-phosphocholine cytidylyltransferase A (CCT A) (2–4). In cultured eukaryotic cells, this enzyme is essential for survival (3). The alpha isoform is located in the nucleus and is regulated by reversible phosphorylation and membrane association (3). There is significant identity between the alpha-helical membrane-binding domains of CCT A and soybean oleosin (2). Expressed CCT A has lipid-dependent cytidylyltransferase activity (5). The gene which encodes CCT A maps to human chromosome 3q (4).
Purification methodPurified by Protein A.
StorageWater buffered solution containing 100ug/ml BSA, 50% glycerol and 0.09% sodium azide. Store at 4°C for 12 months.
Excitation emission590nm/617nm
SynonymsCCT A; CCT alpha; CCT-alpha; Choline phosphate cytidylyltransferase A; Choline-phosphate cytidylyltransferase A; CT A; CT antibody CTP:phosphocholine cytidylyltransferase A; CTPCT; PCY1A_HUMAN; PCYT1; Pcyt1a; Phosphate cytidylyltransferase 1 choline alpha; Phosphate cytidylyltransferase 1 choline alpha isoform; Phosphorylcholine transferase A.
Also known asPCYT1A Polyclonal Antibody
Other nameAnti-PCYT1A Polyclonal
AdvisoryAvoid freeze/thaw cycles as they may denaturate the polypeptide chains of the antibody, thus reducing its reactivity, specificity and sensitivity. For antibodies that are in liquid form or reconstituted lyophilized antibodies small amounts could become entrapped on the seal or the walls of the tube. Prior to use briefly centrifuge the vial to gather all the solution on the bottom.
PropertiesFor facs or microscopy Alexa 1 conjugate.
ConjugationAlexa Fluor,ALEXA FLUOR® 594
ConjugatedAlexa conjugate 1
DescriptionThis antibody needs to be stored at + 4°C in a fridge short term in a concentrated dilution. Freeze thaw will destroy a percentage in every cycle and should be avoided.
GroupPolyclonals and antibodies
AboutPolyclonals can be used for Western blot, immunohistochemistry on frozen slices or parrafin fixed tissues. The advantage is that there are more epitopes available in a polyclonal antiserum to detect the proteins than in monoclonal sera.