DR5 is the DD containing receptor for TRAIL, Apo2, TRAIL-R2, TRICK2, or KILLER. DR5 transcript is widely expressed in normal tissues and in many types of tumor cells. Like DR3 and TNFR1, DR5 mediate apoptosis by FADD dependent pathway. Over-expression of DR5 induces apoptosis and activates NFkB.
Suitable for use in Western Blot. Other applications not tested.
Western Blot: 0.5-4ug/ml
Optimal dilutions to be determined by the researcher.
Storage and Stability:
May be stored at 4 degrees C for short-term only. Aliquot to avoid repeated freezing and thawing. Store at -20 degrees C. Aliquots are stable for 12 months. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial after thawing and prior to removing the cap.