Western Blot: LDL R Antibody (C7) [NBP1-78159] - Total protein from human HeLa and HepG2 cells was separated on a 7.5% gel by SDS-PAGE, transferred to PVDF membrane and blocked in 5% non-fat milk in TBST. The membrane ...read more
Immunocytochemistry/ Immunofluorescence: LDL R Antibody (C7) [NBP1-78159] - Image from a customer review on porcine intestinal epithelial cells IPEC-J2.
Immunohistochemistry: LDL R Antibody (C7) [NBP1-78159] - Analysis of an FFPE tissue section of human liver using LDL Receptor antibody (clone C7) with HRP-DAB based detection and hematoxylin counterstaining.
Immunocytochemistry/ Immunofluorescence: LDL R Antibody (C7) [NBP1-78159] - Antibody was tested in HepG2 cells with FITC (green). Nuclei were counterstained with DAPI (blue).
In WB assay, specific bands can be seen around 160 kDa (mature form) and 120 kDa (precursor) molecular weight positions. Use in FLOW cytometry reported in scientific literature (PMID 10906332). Use in Electron Microscopy and Immunohistochemistry frozen reported in scientific literature (PMID 11839845). Use in In vitro reported in scientific literature (PMID 9642270).
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Store at 4C short term. Aliquot and store at -20C long term. Avoid freeze-thaw cycles.
Tris-Glycine, 0.15M NaCl
0.05% Sodium Azide
Protein G purified
Alternate Names for LDL R Antibody (C7)
low density lipoprotein receptor
low-density lipoprotein receptor class A domain-containing protein 3
low-density lipoprotein receptor
LDL Receptor (low-density lipoprotein receptor or LDLR) is a key determinant of plasma cholesterol levels and as a ubiquitously expressed cell membrane glycoprotein, it binds LDL, the major cholesterol-carrying lipoprotein of plasma, and transports it into cells via endocytosis. LDLR is found distributed from plasma membrane to intracellular compartments, cell surface (in the presence of PCSK9) and also localizes to Golgi apparatus as well as early/late endosomes and lysosomes. VLDL, IDL, HDL, and chylomicron remnant are also recognized by LDLR at neutral pH. Receptor-ligand complexes undergo endocytosis via clathrin-coated pits and coated vehicle dispenses to endosomes with LRP6 and ARH (also known as LDLR adaptor protein), connecting LDLR family protein and the endocytic machinery; thereby, acidic condition activates dissociation of internalized ligands. Released ligand particles further travel to lysosomes wherein the ligand is degraded by enzyme, while the receptors recycle back to cell surface. After internalization, LDL particles trigger reduction in HMGCR expression to suppress cholesterol biosynthesis; enhancement of ACAT activity to reduce toxic free cholesterol, and suppression of LDLR synthesis to reduce LDL uptake via SREBPs. Genetic mutations impairing LDLR function results in a condition with extremely elevated serum LDL levels and early onset atherosclerosis known as familial hypercholesterolemia (FH).
This product is for research use only and is not approved for use in humans or in clinical diagnosis. Primary Antibodies are guaranteed for 1 year from date of receipt.
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