|Full Name||growth hormone 1|
|Product Description||Rabbit Polyclonal antibody to Growth Hormone (growth hormone 1)|
|Background||The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the somatotropin/prolactin family of hormones which play an important role in growth control. The gene, along with four other related genes, is located at the growth hormone locus on chromosome 17 where they are interspersed in the same transcriptional orientation; an arrangement which is thought to have evolved by a series of gene duplications. The five genes share a remarkably high degree of sequence identity. Alternative splicing generates additional isoforms of each of the five growth hormones, leading to further diversity and potential for specialization. This particular family member is expressed in the pituitary but not in placental tissue as is the case for the other four genes in the growth hormone locus. Mutations in or deletions of the gene lead to growth hormone deficiency and short stature. [provided by RefSeq]|
|Synonyms||GH antibody, GH-N antibody, GHN antibody, IGHD1B antibody, hGH-N antibody, GH1 antibody, pituitary growth hormone antibody, somatotropin antibody, growth hormone 1 antibody|
|Cellular Localization||Secreted |
|Immunogen||Recombinant protein encompassing a sequence within the center region of human Growth Hormone. The exact sequence is proprietary.|
|Predicted Cross Reactivity species Predicted cross-reactivity:|
Predicted cross-reactivity is based on sequence homology, with greater than 80% immunogen sequence identity considered positive.
Please note that we are only able to guarantee products to work in applications and species in which they have been tested.
|Rhesus Monkey, Chimpanzee|
|Predict Reactivity Note||Rhesus Monkey (96%), Chimpanzee (100%)|