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Anti -CLC6 (Clcn6, Chloride Channel)

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Clone Host Grade Applications
Polyclonal Rabbit Affinity Purified E B
Chloride is a critical component of all living cells. Voltage-gated chloride channels regulate cellular traffic of chloride ion. The chloride channels (CIC or CLC) performs several functions including the regulation of cell volume, membrane potential stabilization, signal transduction, and transepithelial transport. Mutations in CIC genes have been linked with several human diseases including myotonias (Thomsen's disease), cystic fibrosis, Bartters syndrome type III, Dent's disease, and X-linked recessive nephrolithiasis. In mammals, CLC proteins form a superfamily of at least 9 different genes (CLC1-7 also known as CLCN1-7 and CLK1-2 or CLCKa and CLCKb). Additional forms of these proteins are obtained by alternative splicing. All CLC proteins (~700-1000 aa) are predicted to contain 10 (possibly 12) transmembrane domains.Except CLC-1 and CLC-K1/K2 that are specific for kidney, most other CLC are widely distributed in various tissues. Rat CLC-6 is 803 aa membrane protein (human CLC-6 869 aa; mouse 870 aa) (1). Alternative splicing of CLC-6 generates 4 isoforms, CLC-6a-6d (2). CLC-6a is the full length form, while forms 6b-6d are truncated at their C-terminus and they contain 4 TM (CLC-6b and CLC-6d) or 7 TM (form CLC-6c). CLC-6a and CLC-6c are the most abundant isoforms with CIC-6a being the most abundant isoform with CLC-6a being ubiquitously expressed and CLC-6c being limited to kidney (1, 2). CLC-6 also is expressed in testis, ovary, small intestine, brain, and skeletal muscle.
Catalog #C5837-42
ApplicationsSuitable for use in ELISA and Western Blot. Other applications not tested.
Recommended DilutionWestern Blot: 1-10ug/ml using ECL.
ELISA: 0.5-1ug/ml.
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.
Storage and StabilityMay be stored at 4°C for short-term only. For long-term storage, aliquot and store at -20°C. Aliquots are stable for at least 12 months at -20°C. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap. Further dilutions can be made in assay buffer.
Clone TypePolyclonal
IsotypeIgG
HostRabbit
SourceRat
Concentration~1mg/ml
FormSupplied as a liquid in PBS, pH 7.4 and 0.1% BSA, 40% glycerol.
PurityPurified by Affinity chromatography.
ImmunogenA 19aa peptide sequence near the C-terminus of rat CLC-6 (KLH).
SpecificityRecognizes rat CLC6. No significant sequence homology is detected with other CLCs or other proteins. Species sequence homology: mouse and human.
Important NoteThis product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.


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