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SKU:PB9042
Pack Size:100μg/vial
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Clonality:Polyclonal
Application:WB
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Product Name Anti-ARA9 Picoband™ Antibody
SKU/Catalog Number PB9042
Description Rabbit IgG polyclonal antibody for AH receptor-interacting protein(AIP) detection. Tested with WB in Human.
Cite This Product Anti-ARA9 Picoband™ Antibody (Boster Biological Technology, Pleasanton CA, USA, Catalog # PB9042)
Replacement Item This antibody may replace the following items: sc-100326|sc-11523|sc-11524|sc-11525|sc-11526|sc-11527|sc-11528|sc-11529|sc-169961|sc-20326|sc-20327|sc-25663|sc-25664|sc-271717|sc-27445|sc-30039|sc-365921|sc-367893|sc-393982|sc-514766|sc-59730|sc-70106|sc-70108|sc-79201|sc-79202|sc-98670 from Santa Cruz Biotechnology.
Host Rabbit
Isotype N/A
Validated Species Human
Application WB

*Our Boster Guarantee covers the use of this product in the above tested applications.

**For positive and negative control design, consult "Tissue specificity" under Protein Target Info.

Recommended Detection Systems Boster recommends Enhanced Chemiluminescent Kit with anti-Rabbit IgG (EK1002) for Western blot.
*Blocking peptide can be purchased at $50. Contact us for more information
**Boster also offers various secondary antibodies for Immunoflourescecne and IHC. Take advantage of the buy 1 primary antibody get 1 secondary antibody for free promotion for the entire year 2017!
Immunogen E.coli-derived human ARA9 recombinant protein (Position: D91-H330). Human ARA9 shares 95% amino acid (aa) sequence identity with both mouse and rat ARA9.
Cross Reactivity No cross reactivity with other proteins
Pack Size 100μg/vial

Properties

Clonality Polyclonal
Form Lyophilized
Contents Each vial contains 5mg BSA, 0.9mg NaCl, 0.2mg Na2HPO4, 0.05mg NaN3.
*carrier free antibody available upon request.
Concentration Add 0.2ml of distilled water will yield a concentration of 500ug/ml.
Storage At -20˚C for one year. After reconstitution, at 4˚C for one month. It can also be aliquotted and stored frozen at -20˚C for a longer time.Avoid repeated freezing and thawing.
Purification Immunogen affinity purified.
Isotype N/A

Protein Target Info (Source: Uniprot.org)

You can check the tissue specificity below for information on selecting positive and negative control.

Gene Name AIP
Protein Name AH receptor-interacting protein
Molecular Weight 37636 MW
Protein Function May play a positive role in AHR-mediated (aromatic hydrocarbon receptor) signaling, possibly by influencing its receptivity for ligand and/or its nuclear targeting.
Tissue Specificity Widely expressed. Higher levels seen in the heart, placenta and skeletal muscle. Not expressed in the liver.
Sequence Similarities Contains 1 PPIase FKBP-type domain.
Subcellular Localization Cytoplasm.
Uniprot ID O00170
Alternative Names AH receptor-interacting protein;AIP;Aryl-hydrocarbon receptor-interacting protein;HBV X-associated protein 2;XAP-2;Immunophilin homolog ARA9;AIP;XAP2;
Research Areas |signal transduction|protein trafficking|chaperones|other chaperones| neuroscience|sensory system|visual system|
*if product is indicated to react with multiple species, protein info is based on the human gene.

Background for AH receptor-interacting protein

AIP, also known as, ARA9 or XAP-2, is a protein that in humans is encoded by the AIP gene. This gene is mapped to 11q13.2. The encoded protein is found in the cytoplasm as part of a multiprotein complex, but upon binding of ligand is transported to the nucleus. AIP may play a positive role in aryl hydrocarbon receptor-mediated signalling possibly by influencing its receptivity for ligand and/or its nuclear targeting. It has been shown that AIP is the cellular negative regulator of the hepatitis B virus (HBV) X protein. AIP mutations may be the cause of a familial form of acromegaly, familial isolated pituitary adenoma (FIPA).

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Anti-ARA9 Picoband™ Antibody
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All lanes: Anti-ARA9(PB9042) at 0.5ug/ml
Lane 1: HELA Whole Cell Lysate at 40ug
Lane 2: COLO320 Whole Cell Lysate at 40ug
Lane 3: HT1080 Whole Cell Lysate at 40ug
Lane 4: MCF-7 Whole Cell Lysate at 40ug
Lane 5: SW620 Whole Cell Lysate at 40ug
Lane 6: U87 Whole Cell Lysate at 40ug
Lane 7: MM231 Whole Cell Lysate at 40ug
Predicted bind size: 38KD
Observed bind size: 38KD
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FAQs

Q: Do you offer BSA-free antibodies? Keyword: Bovine serum albumin, carrier protein, conjugation
A: Yes, please contact us at support@bosterbio.com for more information about BSA-free antibodies and availability. The new BSA-free formula uses trehalose as a replacement to BSA. We have tested many alternative chemicals and found that trehalose protects the antibodies the best.
Q: Can I conjugate markers to this antibody? Can I link custom conjugates to this antibody? Keyword: conjugation
A: The antibody is stored with BSA and cannot be conjugated with markers. Carrier free antibodies are available upon request. Please contact support@bosterbio.com
Q: What should I use for negative control?
A: Please contact us for negative control suggestions. You can also check expression databases such as genecards, uniprot etc. Due to logistic reasons, we do not sell serum or lysates that we use internally for positive or negative control.
Q: Where can I find troubleshooting information? What should I do if I have unexpected bands, high background, no signal, weak signal
A: You can find Boster's troubleshoot guides under tech support tab. Please contact us for further assistance on troubleshooting your experiment.
Q: What is the immunogen sequence of this antibody? Is this antibody polyclonal or monoclonal?
A: You can find the immunogen sequence under "Immunogen" and clonality in the product name.
Q: What is the expected band size? Why is it different than the observed band size?
A: The expected band size is predicted on the size of the protein. The actual band size may be affected by a few other factors including but not limited to:
1. Post-translational modification:phosphorylation, methylation, glycosylation etc. These modifications prevent SDS molecules from binding to the target protein and thus make the band size appear larger than expected
2. Post-translational cleavage: this can cause smaller bands and or multiple bands

3. Alternative splicing: the same gene can have alternative splicing patterns generating different size proteins, all with reactivities to the antibody.

4. Amino Acid R chain charge: SDS binds to positive charges. The different size and charge of the Amino Acid side chains can affect the amount of SDS binding and thus affect the observed band size.
5. Multimers: Multimers are usually broken up in reducing conditions. However if the interactions between the multimers are strong, the band may appear higher.,
Q: What is the suggested dilution ratio for Western Blot (WB), Immunohistochemistry (IHC) and or ELISA standards? What is the optimal pH for the sample?
A: Check the datasheet for the product for details on dilution ratios for different experiments. You can find the datasheet button on the right side of the product page.
Q: What is the protocol you used for your Western blotting (WB) and Immunohistochemistry (IHC)?
A: Check our protocols under the tech support tab.