|Application ||WB, E|
|Calculated MW||29459 Da|
|Other Names||3-oxo-5-alpha-steroid 4-dehydrogenase 1, 126.96.36.199, SR type 1, Steroid 5-alpha-reductase 1, S5AR 1, SRD5A1|
|Target/Specificity||This SRD5A1 antibody is generated from a rabbit immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 153-184 amino acids from the Central region of human SRD5A1.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 2 weeks. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||SRD5A1 Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Converts testosterone into 5-alpha-dihydrotestosterone and progesterone or corticosterone into their corresponding 5- alpha-3-oxosteroids. It plays a central role in sexual differentiation and androgen physiology.|
|Cellular Location||Microsome membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Endoplasmic reticulum membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Liver and prostate (at a low level).|
Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
Converts testosterone into 5-alpha-dihydrotestosterone and progesterone or corticosterone into their corresponding 5- alpha-3-oxosteroids. It plays a central role in sexual differentiation and androgen physiology.
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