Rabbit anti Rat glucose transporter 2 (C-Terminal) antibody reacts with rat glucose transporter 2 (GLUT2) and will not recognize glucose transporters 1 or 4. In Western blots of rat kidney and liver lysates, a major band is observed at 57-59 kDa.
- Target Species
- Species Cross-Reactivity
|Target Species||Cross Reactivity|
- N.B. Antibody reactivity and working conditions may vary between species.
- Product Form
- Serum - liquid
- Preservative Stabilisers
- A fusion protein consisting of the carboxyl terminal 25 amino acids of rat glucose transporter 2 and glutathione S transferase.
- This product is shipped at ambient temperature. It is recommended to aliquot and store at -20°C on receipt. When thawed, aliquot the sample as needed. Keep aliquots at 2-8°C for short term use (up to 4 weeks) and store the remaining aliquots at -20°C.
Avoid repeated freezing and thawing as this may denature the antibody. Storage in frost-free freezers is not recommended.
- 12 months from date of despatch
- Entrez Gene
- GO Terms
integral to membrane
insulin receptor binding
response to glucose stimulus
basolateral plasma membrane
brush border membrane
dehydroascorbic acid transporter activity
response to peptide hormone stimulus
D-glucose transmembrane transporter activity
- For research purposes only
This product has been reported to work in the following applications. This information is derived from testing within our laboratories, peer-reviewed publications or personal communications from the originators. Please refer to references indicated for further information. For general protocol recommendations, please visit the antibody protocols page.
Applications of Glucose Transporter 2 antibody
|Immunohistology - Frozen
Where this product has not been tested for use in a particular technique this does not necessarily exclude its use in such procedures. Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrates the product for use in their own system using the appropriate negative/positive controls.
- Histology Positive Control Tissue
- Rat pancreas or liver.
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Product Specific References
References for Glucose Transporter 2 antibody
Thorens, B. et al. (1988) Cloning and functional expression in bacteria of a novel glucose transporter present in liver, intestine, kidney, and beta-pancreatic islet cells.
Cell. 55 (2): 281-90.
Chichger, H. et al. (2016) Experimental type II diabetes and related models of impaired glucose metabolism differentially regulate glucose transporters at the proximal tubule brush border membrane.
Exp Physiol. 101 (6): 731-42.
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