MC4 Receptor Antibody

MC4 Receptor Antibody

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Product Overview:

Melanocortin 4 receptor (MC4R), a Melanocortin Receptor, has been shown to affect food intake and energy balance. Recently MC4R has been shown to modulate erectile function and sexual behavior (Van Der Ploeg et al. 2002). Expression of MC4R has been reported in brain. Unlike the other melanocortin receptors, MC4R is not expressed in adrenal cortex or in melanocytes.

Catalog#: NLS4165
LID#: 171529A
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Host SpeciesRabbit
Entrez Human ID4160
LocalizationCell Membrane (Multi-pass membrane protein).
Preservation0.1% Sodium Azide
Species ReactivityHuman. Expected to react with the following species based on sequence Identity: Chimpanzee, Gorilla, Orangutan, Gibbon (100%); Marmoset, Tamarin (95%); Baboon, Monkey (89%); Rat, Horse, Pig, Guinea pig (84%)
Swissprot Human IDP32245
Gene SymbolMC4R
ApplicationsIHC, IHC-P
Species AbbreviationHu
Grade/PurityImmunogen affinity purified
ImmunogenAntibody was raised against synthetic 19 amino acid peptide from N-terminal extracellular domain of human.
SpecificityHuman MC4 Receptor. BLAST analysis of the peptide immunogen showed no homology with other human proteins.
Storage BufferPBS pH7.7
DilutionImmunohistochemistry-Paraffin 1:10-1:2000, Immunohistochemistry 1:10-1:2000
Gene ID25953
Unit Size0.05ml
Concentration1.0 mg/ml
Safety StatementsThis product is for research use only and is not approved for use in humans or in clinical diagnosis.
Sample AvailabilityYes
SynonymMC4-R, melanocortin receptor 4, melanocortin 4 receptor, MGC138197, MGC126851

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