|Product Name||Anti-EPO/Erythropoietin Antibody|
|Storage & Handling||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.|
|Description||Rabbit IgG polyclonal antibody for Erythropoietin(EPO) detection. Tested with WB, IHC-P, ELISA in Human.|
|Cite This Product||Anti-EPO/Erythropoietin Antibody (Boster Biological Technology, Pleasanton CA, USA, Catalog # RP1004)|
|Contents/Buffer||Each vial contains 0.9mg NaCl, 0.2mg Na2HPO4, 0.05mg NaN3. Carrier free (No BSA) form available in stock. If you want this antibody carrier free please specify "Carrier Free" or "No BSA" in your order note.|
|Immunogen||E. coli-derived human EPO recombinant protein(Position: A1-R166).|
Assay Dilutions Overview
Immunohistochemistry(Paraffin-embedded Section), 0.5-1μg/ml, Human, By Heat
ELISA , 0.1-0.5μg/ml, Human, -
Western blot, 0.1-0.5μg/ml, Human
Boster's Secondary Antibodies And IHC, WB Kits
The following reagents are used to generate the images below.Boster recommends Enhanced Chemiluminescent Kit with anti-Rabbit IgG (EK1002) for Western blot, and HRP Conjugated anti-Rabbit IgG Super Vision Assay Kit (SV0002-1) for IHC(P).
Images And Assay Conditions
Anti-human EPO antibody, RP1004, Western blotting
Lane 1: Recombinant human EPO Protein 10ng
Lane 2: Recombinant human EPO Protein 5ng
Lane 3: Recombinant human EPO Protein 2
Anti-human EPO antibody, RP1004, IHC(P)
IHC(P): Human Placenta Tissue
Protein Target Info (Source: Uniprot.org)
|Tissue Specificity||Produced by kidney or liver of adult mammals and by liver of fetal or neonatal mammals.|
|Molecular Weight||21307 MW|
*if product is indicated to react with multiple species, protein info is based on the human gene.
|Protein Function||Erythropoietin is the principal hormone involved in the regulation of erythrocyte differentiation and the maintenance of a physiological level of circulating erythrocyte mass.|
|Research Areas||Angiogenesis, Apoptosis, Atherosclerosis, Cardiovascular, G Protein Signaling, Hematopoietic Progenitors, Hypertrophy, Immunoglobulins, Immunology, Receptors, Signal Transduction, Signaling Pathway, Small G Proteins, Stem Cells, Surface Molecules
*You can search these to find other products in these research areas.
|Background||EPO, Erythropoietin, is an acidic glycoprotein hormone with a molecular mass of 34 kD. It is a cytokine for erythrocyte(red blood cell) precursors in the bone marrow. This gene is mapped to 7q22.1. It is produced by interstitial fibroblasts in the kidney in close association with peritubular capillary and tubular epithelial cells. It is also produced in perisinusoidal cells in the liver. While liver production predominates in the fetal and perinatal period, renal production is predominant during adulthood. As the prime regulator of red cell production, its major functions are to promote erythroid differentiation and to initiate hemoglobin synthesis. It also has other known biological functions. For example, erythropoietin plays an important role in the brain's response to neuronal injury. EPO is also involved in the wound healing process.|
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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.,