Wednesday, March 23, 2011

IPR1 Antibody

IPR1 Antibody

Catalog# :4409

Susceptibility to tuberculosis (TB) in mice has recently been attributed to the IPR1 gene. IPR1 is a member of the SP100/SP140 family of nuclear body proteins and encodes a leukocyte-specific nuclear body component. The protein can function as an activator of gene transcription and may serve as a nuclear hormone receptor coactivator. Alternative splicing has been observed for this gene and three transcript variants, encoding distinct isoforms, have been identified. SP110 is the closest homolog of the IPR1 protein in humans. The IPR1/Sp110 gene product might play a role in integrating signals generated by intracellular pathogens with mechanisms controlling innate immunity, cell death, and pathogenesis. IPR1/Sp110 is up-regulated after infection with M. tuberculosis and required by Anaplasma phagocytophilum for infection of human promyelocytic cells. Defects in Sp110 are a cause of severely impaired resistance to infection by M. tuberculosis.

Additional Names : IPR1 (NT), Sp110 nuclear body protein, Intracellular pathogen resistance protein 1

Left: Western blot analysis of IPR1 in SW480 cell lysate with IPR1 antibody at (A) 1 and (B) 2 µg/ml.

Source :IPR1 antibody was raised against a 16 amino acid peptide near the amino terminus of the human IPR1.
Purification : Affinity chromatography purified via peptide column
Clonality and Clone : This is a polyclonal antibody.
Host : IPR1 antibody was raised in rabbit.
Please use anti-rabbit secondary antibodies.
Application : Ipr1 antibody can be used for detection of Ipr1 by Western blot at 1 – 2 µg/ml.
Tested Application(s) : E, WB
Buffer : Antibody is supplied in PBS containing 0.02% sodium azide.
Blocking Peptide :Cat.No. 4409P - IPR1 Peptide
Long-Term Storage : IPR1 antibody can be stored at 4ºC, stable for one year. As with all antibodies care should be taken to avoid repeated freeze thaw cycles. Antibodies should not be exposed to prolonged high temperatures.
Positive Control :
1. Cat. No. 1221 - SW480 Cell Lysate
Species Reactivity : H, M, R
GI Number : 190343008
Accession Number : NP_004501
Short Description : (NT) Intracellular pathogen resistance protein 1
1. Pan H, Yan BS, Rojas M, et al. Ipr1 gene mediates innate immunity to tuberculosis. Nature 2005; 434:767-72.
2. Bloch DB, Nakajima A, Gulick T, et al. Sp110 localizes to the PML-Sp100 nuclear body and may function as a nuclear hormone receptor transcriptional coactivator. Mol. Cell Biol. 2000; 20:6138-46.
3. De la Fuente J, Manzano-Roman R, Blouin EF, et al. Sp110 transcription is induced and required by Anaplasma phagocytophilum for infection of human promyelocytic cells. BMC Infect. Dis. 2007; 7:110.
4. Tosh K. Campbell SJ, Fielding K, et al. Variants in the SP110 gene are associated with genetic susceptibility to tuberculosis in West Africa. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 2006; 103:10364-8.

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