HEK293S-TetR GnTI- Stably Expressing TP Cell Line

T31631x106 cells / 1.0 ml


DescriptionHEK293S-TetR GnTI- Stably Expressing TP Cell Line was established to have a tetracycline-inducible HEK293S stable cell line which expresses the thromboxane A2 receptor (TP). TP is a G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) involved in vasoconstriction and thrombosis. HEK293S-TetR GnTI- cells do not express the N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase I (GnTI). It is valuable tool for discovery of the TP biology, and the roles and functions of the receptor.

abm has available the A160T mutant of the TP receptor available (Cat. No. T3165).
SpeciesHuman (H. sapiens)
Species descriptionHomo sapiens
Tissue/Organ/Organ SystemRenal
Growth PropertiesAdherent
Cell MorphologyPolygonal
Seeding DensityThaw entire contents into an appropriate T25 flask as specified in the Propagation instructions.
ApplicationsFor Research Use Only
Unit quantity1x106 cells / 1.0 ml
Pharmaceutical TargetGPC Receptors
CautionFor Research Use Only
Cell TypeDrug Discovery Cells
Propagation Requirements
Use of PriCoatTMT25 Flasks (G299) or Applied Cell Extracellular Matrix (G422) is required for cell adhesion to the culture vessels. Grow cells inECM-coated culture vessels unless otherwise specified in the Propagation Requirements below.
The base medium for this cell line is Prigrow III medium available at abm, Cat. No. TM003. To make the completed growth medium, add the following components to the base medium: fetal bovine serum (TM999) to final concentration of 10% and Penicillin/Streptomycin Solution (G255) to a final concentration of 1%.
Carbon dioxide (CO2): 5%, Temperature: 37.0°C.

For membrane protein induction: Grow to 70-80% confluence and treat with tetracycline (1 ?g/ml) and sodium butyrate (7.5 mM) to induce the expression of the proteins. For optimum protein production concentration of both tetracycline and sodium butyrate need to be optimized.
QCImmunodetection was used to detect TP genetic variant A160T

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DepositorUniversity of Manitoba

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      • Xu, B et al. "High-level expression, purification and characterization of a constitutively active thromboxane A2 receptor polymorphic variant" PLoS One. 8(9):e76481 (2013). DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0076481.