Promotional price valid on web orders only. Your contract pricing may differ. Interested in signing up for a dedicated account number?
Learn More

BiP/GRP78 Mouse, Unlabeled, Clone: 40, BD

Mouse Monoclonal Antibody

Manufacturer:  BD Biosciences 610979

 View more versions of this product

Catalog No. BDB610979


Add to cart

Description

Description

Synthesis of nascent proteins occurs at sites on the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) called translocons. Translocon proteins form a pore in the membrane that allow passage of the newly synthesized protein from the ribosome into the ER lumen. As the nascent protein enters the lumen, it is bound by BiP ( bi nding p rotein), the major chaperone of the ER. This protein is identical to the 78kDa glucose regulated protein, GRP78. BiP binds short hydrophobic sequences of the emerging peptide and prevents denaturation or nonspecific aggregation. Hydrolysis of ATP by BiP results in the release of the nascent protein which quickly assumes its proper conformation. However, if folding is incorrect, BiP again binds the protein and prevents its exit from the ER. In addition, BiP binding is thought to enhance the movement of secretory polypeptides across the ER membrane, but it is not required for protein translocation. It is 60% identical to Hsp70 and is similarly increased by conditions that produce incorrectly folded proteins. Thus, BiP is a chaperone of the ER lumen that binds misfolded or unassembled secretory proteins and ensures proper movement of proteins from the ER to the Golgi apparatus.
Specifications

Specifications

BiP/GRP78
40
Unconjugated
Aqueous buffered solution containing BSA, glycerol, and ≤0.09% sodium azide.
Murine
IgG2a
RUO
Store undiluted at -20°C.
Monoclonal
Western Blot
250μg/mL
GRP78
Affinity Purified
Human BiP/GRP78 aa. 525-628
150μg
Cell Biology
Primary
Canine, Human, Murine, Rat
Documents
Provide Content Correction

We continue to work to improve your shopping experience and your feedback regarding this content is very important to us. Please use the form below to provide feedback related to the content on this product.

Product Title

By clicking Submit, you acknowledge that you may be contacted by Fisher Scientific in regards to the feedback you have provided in this form. We will not share your information for any other purposes. All contact information provided shall also be maintained in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Cancel Submit

For Research Use Only.