Anti-Prion protein PrP/PRNP Antibody

SKU PA1795
Size 100μg/vial
Reactivity Mouse, Rat
Clonality Polyclonal
Host Rabbit
Ig Isotype N/A
Applications IHC, WB

Overview

Product Name Anti-Prion protein PrP/PRNP Antibody
SKU/Catalog Number PA1795
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.
Size 100μg/vial
Description Rabbit IgG polyclonal antibody for Major prion protein(PRNP) detection. Tested with WB, IHC-P in Mouse;Rat.
Cite This Product Anti-Prion protein PrP/PRNP Antibody (Boster Biological Technology, Pleasanton CA, USA, Catalog # PA1795)
Host Rabbit
Contents/Buffer Each vial contains 5mg BSA, 0.9mg NaCl, 0.2mg Na2HPO4, 0.05mg Thimerosal, 0.05mg NaN3.
Form Lyophilized
Immunogen A synthetic peptide corresponding to a sequence in the middle region of mouse PRNP (143-159aa DWEDRYYRENMYRYPNQ), identical to the related rat sequence.
Reactivity Mouse, Rat

Assay Details

Assay Dilutions Overview

Concentration: Add 0.2ml of distilled water will yield a concentration of 500ug/ml.
Immunohistochemistry(Paraffin-embedded Section), 0.5-1μg/ml, Rat, Mouse, By Heat
Western blot, 0.1-0.5μg/ml, Rat, Mouse

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-PRNP antibody, PA1795, Western blotting
All lanes: Anti PRNP (PA1795) at 0.5ug/ml
Lane 1: Rat Brain Tissue Lysate at 50ug
Lane 2: Rat Brain Tissue Lysate at 50ug
Predicted bind size: 28KD
Observed bind size: 28KD

Anti-PRNP antibody, PA1795, IHC(P)
IHC(P): Rat Brain Tissue

Target Info

Protein Target Info (Source: Uniprot.org)

Uniprot Id P04925
Gene Name Prnp
Protein Name Major prion protein
Tissue Specificity Highly expressed in the brain, lung, kidney and heart. Expressed at low levels in the liver and spleen. .
Alternative Names Major prion protein;PrP;PrP27-30;PrP33-35C;CD230;Prnp;Prn-p, Prp;
Subcellular Localization Cell membrane ; Lipid-anchor, GPI-anchor . Golgi apparatus . Targeted to lipid rafts via association with the heparan sulfate chains of GPC1. Colocates, in the presence of CU(2+), to vesicles in para- and perinuclear regions, where both proteins undergo internalization. Heparin displaces PRNP from lipid rafts and promotes endocytosis. .
Molecular Weight 27977 MW

*if product is indicated to react with multiple species, protein info is based on the human gene.

Ontology

Protein Function May play a role in neuronal development and synaptic plasticity. May be required for neuronal myelin sheath maintenance. May play a role in iron uptake and iron homeostasis. Soluble oligomers are toxic to cultured neuroblastoma cells and induce apoptosis (in vitro) (By similarity). Association with GPC1 (via its heparan sulfate chains) targets PRNP to lipid rafts. Also provides Cu(2+) or ZN(2+) for the ascorbate-mediated GPC1 deaminase degradation of its heparan sulfate side chains. .
Research Areas Mouse, Rat

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Background PRNP(prion protein), also known as CD230 and PRP, is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PRNP gene. The major prion protein is expressed in the brain and several other tissues. Expression is most predominant in the nervous system but occurs in many other tissues throughout the body. Puckett et al.(1991)identified a RFLP with a high degree of heterozygosity in the 5-prime region of the PRNP gene, which might serve as a useful marker for the pter-p12 region of chromosome 20. PRNP is associated with a variety of cognitive deficiencies and neurodegenerative diseases such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, bovine spongiform encephalopathy, and kuru. PRNP is highly conserved through mammals, lending credence to application of conclusions from test animals such as mice. Comparison between primates is especially similar, ranging from 92.9-99.6% similarity in amino acid sequences.

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Polyclonal antibody for PRP/PRNP detection. Host: Rabbit.Size: 100μg/vial. Tested applications: IHC-P. Reactive species: Mouse. PRP/PRNP information: Molecular Weight: 27977 MW; Subcellular Localization: Cell membrane ; Lipid-anchor, GPI-anchor . Golgi apparatus . Targeted to lipid rafts via association with the heparan sulfate chains of GPC1. Colocates, in the presence of CU(2+), to vesicles in para- and perinuclear regions, where both proteins undergo internalization. Heparin displaces PRNP from lipid rafts and promotes endocytosis; Tissue Specificity: Highly expressed in the brain, lung, kidney and heart. Expressed at low levels in the liver and spleen.
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  • 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: Is your western blot protocol provided from the website applicable for all your antibodies? Keyword: applications, WB
    A: The protocol is applicable for all our antibodies in WB, the NC Membrane(0.45μm or 0.22μm) and transfer time(70 mins or 50 mins) depends on the protein molecular weight, details can be found in included protocol.
  • 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 "
  • 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:<br>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<br>2. Post-translational cleavage: this can cause smaller bands and or multiple bands <br><br>3. Alternative splicing: the same gene can have alternative splicing patterns generating different size proteins, all with reactivities to the antibody. <br><br>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.<br>5. Multimers: Multimers are usually broken up in reducing conditions. However if the interactions between the multimers are strong, the band may appear higher., <br>
  • 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.
  • Q: What are some alternative names that could be used to describe this product?
    A: Some common names include but are not limited to prp antibody, gss antibody, prion protein antibody
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