Cyclophilin A Proteins, Antibodies, cDNA Clones Research Reagents

All Cyclophilin A reagents are produced in house and quality controlled, including 5 Cyclophilin A Antibody, 58 Cyclophilin A Gene, 3 Cyclophilin A IP Kit, 2 Cyclophilin A Protein, 3 Cyclophilin A qPCR. All Cyclophilin A reagents are ready to use.

Cyclophilin A Protein (2)

    Cyclophilin A Antibody (5)

      Cyclophilin A cDNA Clone (58)

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      Cyclophilin A Background

      Peptidyl-prolyl cis-trans isomerase A, also known as PPIase A, Rotamase A, Cyclophilin A, Cyclosporin A-binding protein, PPIA and CYPA, is a cytoplasm protein which belongs to thecyclophilin-type PPIase family and PPIase A subfamily. Cyclophilins (CyPs) are a family of proteins found in organisms ranging from prokaryotes to humans. These molecules exhibit peptidyl-prolyl isomerase activity, suggesting that they influence the conformation of proteins in cells. PPIA / Cyclophilin A accelerate the folding of proteins. It catalyzes the cis-trans isomerization of proline imidic peptide bonds in oligopeptides. PPIA / Cyclophilin A is secreted by vascular smooth muscle cells in response to inflammatory stimuli, and could thus contribute to atherosclerosis. It is not essential for mammalian cell viability. PPIA / Cyclophilin A can interact with several HIV proteins, including p55 gag, Vpr, and capsid protein, and has been shown to be necessary for the formation of infectious HIV virions.

      Cyclophilin A References

      • Haendler B., et al.,(1987), Complementary DNA for human T-cell cyclophilin. EMBO J. 6:947-950.
      • Haendler B., et al., (1990), Characterization of the human cyclophilin gene and of related processed pseudogenes.Eur. J. Biochem. 190:477-482.
      • Ota T., et al.,(2004), Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs.Nat. Genet. 36:40-45.

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