Target Protein: Integrin alpha 5
Immunogen Range: 1000-1049/1049
Entrez Gene: 3678
Swiss Prot: P08648
Source: KLH conjugated synthetic peptide derived from human Integrin alpha 5
Purification: Purified by Protein A.
Storage Buffer: Aqueous buffered solution containing 1% BSA, 50% glycerol and 0.09% sodium azide.
Storage Condition: Store at -20°C for 12 months.
Background: Integrin alpha-5/beta-1 is a receptor for fibronectin and fibrinogen. It recognizes the sequence R-G-D in its ligands. In case of HIV-1 infection, the interaction with extracellular viral Tat protein seems to enhance angiogenesis in Kaposi's sarcoma lesions.
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For research use only. Not intended for diagnostic or therapeutic use.