Supplier: ProMab Technologies
Type of Product: Monoclonal Antibody
Description: L-glutamate is the major excitatory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system and activates both ionotropic and metabotropic glutamate receptors. Glutamatergic neurotransmission is involved in most aspects of normal brain function and can be perturbed in many neuropathologic conditions. The metabotropic glutamate receptors are a family of G protein-coupled receptors, that have been divided into 3 groups on the basis of sequence homology, putative signal transduction mechanisms, and pharmacologic properties. Group I includes GRM1 and GRM5 and these receptors have been shown to activate phospholipase C. Group II includes GRM2 and GRM3 while Group III includes GRM4, GRM6, GRM7 and GRM8. Group II and III receptors are linked to the inhibition of the cyclic AMP cascade but differ in their agonist selectivities. Several transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
Application: ELISA: 1/10000; WB: 1/500 - 1/2000; ICC: N/A; FCM: 1/200 - 1/400; IHC: N/A
Size: 100 ul, 1mg/ml
Species Reactivity: Human
Isotype: Mouse IgG1
Immunogen: Purified recombinant fragment of human GRM2 (AA: extra 414-558) expressed in E. Coli.
Formulation: Purified antibody in PBS with 0.05% sodium azide
Storage: 4C; -20C for long term storage
Spplier link: http://www.promab.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=4489
Reference: 1.Br J Pharmacol. 2015 May;172(9):2383-96.2.Brain Res. 2009 Jan 16;1249:244-50.