Technical Data
B1082-02
Betaine, GABA Transporter (BGT1)
Description:
Betaine/GABA Transporter (BGT-1) is a 614aa long integral membrane protein belonging to the Sodium: Neurotransmitter Symporter family (1).

Applications:
Suitable for use in ELISA and Western Blot. Other applications not tested.

Recommended Dilution:
Western Blot: 1:1000-1:5000 using ECL.
ELISA: 1:10,000-1:100,000 using 50-100ng of control peptide/well.
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.

Recommended control peptide:
B1082-05: Betaine, GABA Transporter, Rat (BGT1) Control Peptide.

Storage and Stability:
May be stored at 4C for short-term only. For long-term storage, aliquot and store at -20C. Aliquots are stable for at least 12 months at -20C. 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.
TypeIsotypeCloneGrade
PabIgGSerum
SizeStorageShippingSourceHost
50ul4C (-20C Glycerol)Blue IceRatRabbit
Concentration:
Not determined
Immunogen:
Synthetic peptide corresponding to 15aa near the carboxy terminal region of rat BGT-1. KLH conjugated.
Purity:
Serum
Form
Supplied as a liquid in PBS, 0.05% sodium azide, 40% glycerol.
Specificity:
Recognizes rat Betaine, GABA Transporter (BGT1). Species sequence homology: mouse (88%), human, canine (68%), rabbit (62%).
Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.
(1) Burnham, C.E. et al., (1996) BBA 1284 4-8; Rasola, A. et al., (1995) FEBS Lett. 373, 229-233; Borden et al., (1995) J. Neurochem. 64, 977-984.