|Catalog No||Formulation||Size||Price (USD)|
|23600-RBP2-P0||Purified Ab with BSA and Azide at 200ug/ml||20 ug||199.00|
|Human Entrez Gene ID||23600|
|Human Gene Symbol||AMACR|
|Human Chromosome Location||5p13.3|
|Synonyms||Alpha-methylacyl-CoA Racemase, CBAS4, Da1-8, Macr1, RACE, RM|
|Immunogen||A synthetic peptide from human AMACR protein|
|Host / Ig Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Mol. Weight of Antigen||54kDa|
|Species Reactivity||Human, Others not known.|
This antibody recognizes a protein of 54kDa, which is identified as AMACR, also known as p504S. It is an enzyme that is involved in bile acid biosynthesis and ²-oxidation of branched-chain fatty acids. AMACR is essential in lipid metabolism. It is expressed in cells of premalignant high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia (HGPIN) and prostate adenocarcinoma. The majority of the carcinoma cells show a distinct granular cytoplasmic staining reaction. AMACR is present at low or undetectable levels in glandular epithelial cells of normal prostate and benign prostatic hyperplasia. A spotty granular cytoplasmic staining is seen in a few cells of the benign glands. AMACR is expressed in normal liver (hepatocytes), kidney (tubular epithelial cells) and gall bladder (epithelial cells). Expression has also been found in lung (bronchial epithelial cells) and colon (colonic surface epithelium). AMACR expression can also be found in hepatocellular carcinoma and kidney carcinoma. Past studies have also shown that AMACR is expressed in various colon carcinomas (well, moderately and poorly differentiated) and over expressed in prostate carcinoma.
Immunohistology (Formalin-fixed) (1:50-1:100 for 30-60 minutes at RT)
(Staining of formalin-fixed tissues requires boiling tissue sections in 10mM Tris with 1mM EDTA, pH 9.0, for 10-20 min followed by cooling at RT for 20 minutes)
Optimal dilution for a specific application should be determined.
HEK cells or Prostate Adenocarcinoma
200ug/ml of Ab purified from rabbit anti-serum by Protein A. Prepared in 10mM PBS with 0.05% BSA & 0.05% azide. Also available WITHOUT BSA at 1.0mg/ml.
Antibody with azide - store at 2 to 8°C. Antibody without azide - store at -20 to -80°C. ,Antibody is stable for 24 months. Non-hazardous. No MSDS required.
This antibody is available for research use only and is not approved for use in diagnosis.
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