- CITATIONS: 1
|Application ||FC, WB, E|
|Other Accession||P49001, P21274, Q90751, NP_001191.1|
|Predicted||Chicken, Mouse, Rat|
|Calculated MW||44702 Da|
|Antigen Region||260-289 aa|
|Other Names||Bone morphogenetic protein 2, BMP-2, Bone morphogenetic protein 2A, BMP-2A, BMP2, BMP2A|
|Target/Specificity||This BMP2 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 260-289 amino acids from the Central region of human BMP2.|
|Format||Purified polyclonal antibody supplied in PBS with 0.09% (W/V) sodium azide. This antibody is purified through a protein A column, followed by peptide affinity purification.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 2 weeks. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||BMP2 Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Induces cartilage and bone formation (PubMed:3201241). Stimulates the differentiation of myoblasts into osteoblasts via the EIF2AK3-EIF2A- ATF4 pathway. BMP2 activation of EIF2AK3 stimulates phosphorylation of EIF2A which leads to increased expression of ATF4 which plays a central role in osteoblast differentiation. In addition stimulates TMEM119, which upregulates the expression of ATF4 (PubMed:24362451).|
|Tissue Location||Particularly abundant in lung, spleen and colon and in low but significant levels in heart, brain, placenta, liver, skeletal muscle, kidney, pancreas, prostate, ovary and small intestine|
Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
The protein encoded by this gene belongs to the transforming growth factor-beta (TGFB) superfamily. The encoded protein acts as a disulfide-linked homodimer and induces bone and cartilage formation.
Liu, Y., et al. Clin. Orthop. Relat. Res. 468(12):3333-3341(2010)
Kupfer, S.S., et al. Gastroenterology 139(5):1677-1685(2010)
Shimada, M., et al. Hum. Genet. 128(4):433-441(2010)
Nikopensius, T., et al. Birth Defects Res. Part A Clin. Mol. Teratol. 88(9):748-756(2010)
Szczesny, G., et al. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg (2010) In press :
If you have used an Abgent product and would like to share how it has performed, please click on the "Submit Review" button and provide the requested information. Our staff will examine and post your review and contact you if needed.
If you have any additional inquiries please email technical services at email@example.com.