Integrin alpha V beta 6,ITGAV&ITGB6
Biotinylated Human ITGAV&ITGB6 Heterodimer Protein, His,Avitag&Tag Free (IT6-H82E4) is expressed from human 293 cells (HEK293). It contains AA Phe 31 - Val 992 (ITGAV) & Gly 22 - Asn 707 (ITGB6) (Accession # NP_002201.1 (ITGAV)& AAI21179.1~ITGB6)).
Predicted N-terminus: Phe 31 (ITGAV) & Gly 22 (ITGB6)
Biotinylated Human ITGAV&ITGB6 Heterodimer Protein, His,Avitag&Tag Free, produced by co-expression of ITGAV and ITGB6, has a calculated MW of 114.7 kDa (ITGAV) and 79.6 kDa (ITGB6). Subunit ITGAV is fused with an acidic tail at the C-terminus and followed by a polyhistidine tag and an Avi tag (Avitag™) and subunit ITGB6 contains no tag but a basic tail at the C-terminus. The predicted N-terminus is Phe 31 (ITGAV) & Gly 22 (ITGB6). The non-reducing (NR) protein migrates as 135-150 kDa (ITGAV) and 85-100 kDa (ITGB6) respectively due to glycosylation.
Biotinylation of this product is performed using Avitag™ technology. Briefly, the single lysine residue in the Avitag is enzymatically labeled with biotin.
Less than 1.0 EU per μg by the LAL method.
>90% as determined by reduced SDS-PAGE.
Lyophilized from 0.22 μm filtered solution in 50 mM Tris, 150 mM NaCl, pH7.5. Normally trehalose is added as protectant before lyophilization.
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For best performance, we strongly recommend you to follow the reconstitution protocol provided in the CoA.
For long term storage, the product should be stored at lyophilized state at -20°C or lower.
Please avoid repeated freeze-thaw cycles.
This product is stable after storage at:
- -20°C to -70°C for 12 months in lyophilized state;
- -70°C for 3 months under sterile conditions after reconstitution.
Biotinylated Human ITGAV&ITGB6 Heterodimer Protein, His,Avitag&Tag Free on SDS-PAGE under non-reducing (NR) condition. The gel was stained overnight with Coomassie Blue. The purity of the protein is greater than 90%.
Immobilized Human TGFB1, His Tag (Cat. No. TG1-H524x) at 5 μg/mL (100 μL/well) can bind Biotinylated Human ITGAV&ITGB6 Heterodimer Protein, His,Avitag&Tag Free (Cat. No. IT6-H82E4) with a linear range of 2-10 ng/mL (QC tested).
Immobilized Fibronectin at 10 μg/mL (100 μL/well) can bind Biotinylated Human ITGAV&ITGB6 Heterodimer Protein, His,Avitag&Tag Free (Cat. No. IT6-H82E4) with a linear range of 0.08-1.25 μg/mL (Routinely tested).
Integrin alpha V beta 6 is a heterodimer of beta-6 associating with alpha-V. Integrin alpha-V beta-6 is a receptor for fibronectin and cytotactin. It recognizes the sequence R-G-D in its ligands. Internalisation of integrin alpha-V beta-6 via clathrin-mediated endocytosis promotes carcinoma cell invasion. Also, Integrin alpha-V beta-6 acts as a receptor for coxsackievirus A9 and coxsackievirus B1 as well as herpes simplex virus-1/HHV-1. Furthermore, it binds the TGF-beta latency‑associated peptide (LAP) and activates TGF-beta 1 or TGF-beta 3 from large latent complexes. This activation requires interaction with LTBP-1 and fibronectin, and is enhanced by PAR-1.