Inhibits neurotransmitter release by reducing calcium ion currents and increasing potassium ion conductance. Receptor for dynorphins. May play a role in arousal and regulation of autonomic and neuroendocrine functions.
Suitable for use in Western Blot, ELISA
Western Blot: 1:100-500
Storage and Stability:
May be stored at 4°C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20°C. Aliquots are stable for 12 months. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.
| As reported|
|OPRK1 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 181-209 amino acids from the Central region of human OPRK1.|
|Purified by Protein A affinity chromatography.|
|Supplied as a liquid in PBS, pH 7.2, 0.09% sodium azide.|
|Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.|
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