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anti-CALCA antibody :: Rabbit anti-Human, Mouse CALCA Polyclonal Antibody

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Catalog # MBS9127641
Unit / Price
  0.05 mL  /  $230 +1 FREE 8GB USB
  0.1 mL  /  $305 +1 FREE 8GB USB
  0.2 mL  /  $460 +1 FREE 8GB USB
Western Blot (WB)
Product Name

CALCA, Polyclonal Antibody

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Also Known As

CALCA Polyclonal Antibody

Product Synonym Names
CT; KC; CGRP; CALC1; CGRP1; CGRP-I
Research Use Only
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
Immunogen Sequence Length
128
OMIM
114130
3D Structure
ModBase 3D Structure for P06881
Clonality
Polyclonal
Isotype
IgG
Host
Rabbit
Species Reactivity
Human, Mouse
Purity/Purification
Affinity Purification
Concentration
1mg/ml (lot specific)
Species
Human
Immunogen
Recombinant Protein
Immunogen
Recombinant protein of human CALCA
Calculated Molecular Weight
13kDa
Preparation and Storage
Store at -20 degree C (regular) or -80 degree C (long term). Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.
Buffer: PBS with 0.02% sodium azide, 50% glycerol, pH7.3.
Other Notes
Small volumes of anti-CALCA antibody vial(s) may occasionally become entrapped in the seal of the product vial during shipment and storage. If necessary, briefly centrifuge the vial on a tabletop centrifuge to dislodge any liquid in the container`s cap. Certain products may require to ship with dry ice and additional dry ice fee may apply.
Related Product Information for
anti-CALCA antibody
This gene encodes the peptide hormones calcitonin, calcitonin gene-related peptide and katacalcin by tissue-specific alternative RNA splicing of the gene transcripts and cleavage of inactive precursor proteins. Calcitonin is involved in calcium regulation and acts to regulate phosphorus metabolism. Calcitonin gene-related peptide functions as a vasodilator while katacalcin is a calcium-lowering peptide. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
Product Categories/Family for anti-CALCA antibody
Applications Tested/Suitable for anti-CALCA antibody
Western Blot (WB), Immunohistochemistry (IHC)
Application Notes for anti-CALCA antibody
WB: 1:500 - 1:2000
IHC: 1:50 - 1:200

Western Blot (WB) of anti-CALCA antibody
Western blot analysis of extracts of Jurkat cells, using CALCA antibody at 1:1000 dilution.
Secondary antibody: HRP Goat Anti-Rabbit IgG (H+L) (MBS128200) at 1:10000 dilution.
Lysates/proteins: 25ug per lane.
Blocking buffer: 3% nonfat dry milk in TBST.
Detection: ECL Basic Kit.
Exposure time: 10s.
anti-CALCA antibody Western Blot (WB) (WB) image
NCBI/Uniprot data below describe general gene information for CALCA. It may not necessarily be applicable to this product.
NCBI GI #
NCBI GeneID
NCBI Accession #
UniProt Primary Accession #
UniProt Secondary Accession #
UniProt Related Accession #
Molecular Weight
128
NCBI Official Full Name
Calcitonin gene-related peptide 1
NCBI Official Synonym Full Names
calcitonin-related polypeptide alpha
NCBI Official Symbol
CALCA  [Similar Products]
NCBI Official Synonym Symbols
CT; KC; CGRP; CALC1; CGRP1; CGRP-I
  [Similar Products]
NCBI Protein Information
calcitonin; calcitonin gene-related peptide 1; katacalcin; calcitonin 1; alpha-type CGRP; calcitonin gene-related peptide I; calcitonin/calcitonin-related polypeptide, alpha
UniProt Protein Name
Calcitonin gene-related peptide 1
UniProt Synonym Protein Names
Alpha-type CGRP; Calcitonin gene-related peptide I; CGRP-I
Protein Family
UniProt Gene Name
CALCA  [Similar Products]
UniProt Synonym Gene Names
CALC1; CGRP-I  [Similar Products]
UniProt Entry Name
CALCA_HUMAN
NCBI Summary for CALCA
This gene encodes the peptide hormones calcitonin, calcitonin gene-related peptide and katacalcin by tissue-specific alternative RNA splicing of the gene transcripts and cleavage of inactive precursor proteins. Calcitonin is involved in calcium regulation and acts to regulate phosphorus metabolism. Calcitonin gene-related peptide functions as a vasodilator and as an antimicrobial peptide while katacalcin is a calcium-lowering peptide. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.[provided by RefSeq, Aug 2014]
UniProt Comments for CALCA
CALCA iso3: Calcitonin causes a rapid but short-lived drop in the level of calcium and phosphate in blood by promoting the incorporation of those ions in the bones. Belongs to the calcitonin family. 3 isoforms of the human protein are produced by alternative splicing.

Protein type: Secreted, signal peptide; Secreted

Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 11p15.2

Cellular Component: extracellular space; cell soma; cytoplasm; extracellular region; terminal button; nucleus

Molecular Function: identical protein binding; protein binding; calcitonin receptor binding; hormone activity; protein complex binding; receptor binding

Biological Process: negative regulation of osteoclast differentiation; elevation of cytosolic calcium ion concentration during G-protein signaling, coupled to IP3 second messenger (phospholipase C activating); positive regulation of interleukin-1 alpha production; vasodilation of artery during baroreceptor response to increased systemic arterial blood pressure; response to pain; positive regulation of vasodilation; protein amino acid phosphorylation; G-protein signaling, adenylate cyclase activating pathway; positive regulation of interleukin-8 production; monocyte chemotaxis; elevation of cytosolic calcium ion concentration; leukocyte adhesion; cell-cell signaling; vasculature development; neuropeptide signaling pathway; negative regulation of smooth muscle contraction; receptor internalization; regulation of blood pressure; positive regulation of cAMP biosynthetic process; negative regulation of ossification; feeding behavior; negative regulation of blood pressure; positive regulation of adenylate cyclase activity; inflammatory response; negative regulation of bone resorption; positive regulation of macrophage differentiation; detection of temperature stimulus involved in sensory perception of pain; negative regulation of neurological process; aging; cytosolic calcium ion homeostasis; regulation of heart rate; adenylate cyclase activation; positive regulation of ossification; regulation of systemic arterial blood pressure by neurological process; G-protein coupled receptor internalization; response to heat; endothelial cell proliferation; regulation of inflammatory response; activation of protein kinase activity; endothelial cell migration; negative regulation of transcription, DNA-dependent; embryo implantation
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