Encoded by the FABP4 gene, A-FABP is a fatty acid binding protein found in adipocytes. Fatty acid binding proteins are a family of small, highly conserved, cytoplasmic proteins that bind long-chain fatty acids and other hydrophobic ligands. It is thought that FABPs roles include fatty acid uptake, transport, and metabolism. (provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008).
Mouse anti Human A-FABP antibody detects a band of 14 kDa. The antibody has been extensively validated for western blotting using whole cell lysates.
- Target Species
- Western Blotting
- Anti A-FABP detects a band of approximately 14 kDa in human adipose tissue cell lysates
- Product Form
- Purified IgG - liquid
- Mouse monoclonal antibody prepared by affinity chromatography on Protein G from ascites
- Buffer Solution
- Phosphate buffered saline
- Preservative Stabilisers
- 0.09% Sodium Azide (NaN3)
- Purified recombinant fragment of A-FABP expressed in E. coli
- Store undiluted at -20oC, avoiding repeated freeze thaw cycles.
- As supplied, 12 months from date of despatch.
- P15090 Related reagents
- Entrez Gene
- FABP4 Related reagents
- GO Terms
- GO:0005515 protein binding
- GO:0005215 transporter activity
- GO:0005504 fatty acid binding
- GO:0005625 soluble fraction
- GO:0005634 nucleus
- GO:0019433 triglyceride catabolic process
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Applications of A-FABP antibody
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Secondary Antibodies Available
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