Mouse Monoclonal Antibody to GCG30151
Supplier: ProMab Technologies
Type of Product: Monoclonal Antibody
Description: The protein encoded by this gene is actually a preproprotein that is cleaved into four distinct mature peptides. One of these, glucagon, is a pancreatic hormone that counteracts the glucose-lowering action of insulin by stimulating glycogenolysis and gluconeogenesis. Glucagon is a ligand for a specific G-protein linked receptor whose signalling pathway controls cell proliferation. Two of the other peptides are secreted from gut endocrine cells and promote nutrient absorption through distinct mechanisms. Finally, the fourth peptide is similar to glicentin, an active enteroglucagon.Tissue specificity: Glucagon is secreted in the A cells of the islets of Langerhans. GLP-1, GLP-2, oxyntomodulin and glicentin are secreted from enteroendocrine cells throughout the gastrointestinal tract. GLP1 and GLP2 are also secreted in selected neurons in the brain.
Application: ELISA: 1/10000; WB: 1/500 - 1/2000
Size: 100 ul, 1mg/ml
Species Reactivity: Human
Isotype: Mouse IgG1
Immunogen: Purified recombinant fragment of human GCG expressed in E. Coli.
Formulation: Ascitic fluid containing 0.03% sodium azide.
Storage: 4C; -20C for long term storage
Supplier link: http://www.promab.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=550
Reference: 1. Int J Mol Med. 2008 Jul;22(1):127-32. ; 2. Physiol Behav. 2008 Aug 6;94(5):696-9.
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