|Application ||WB, E|
|Other Accession||NP_001153780, 83852|
|Predicted||Mouse, Rat, Pig, Dog, Cow|
|Calculated MW||81894 Da|
|Other Names||Histone-lysine N-methyltransferase SETDB2, 188.8.131.52, Chronic lymphocytic leukemia deletion region gene 8 protein, Lysine N-methyltransferase 1F, SET domain bifurcated 2, SETDB2, C13orf4, CLLD8, KMT1F|
|Format||0.5 mg IgG/ml in Tris saline (20mM Tris pH7.3, 150mM NaCl), 0.02% sodium azide, with 0.5% bovine serum albumin|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||Goat Anti-CLLD8 / SETDB2 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Synonyms||C13orf4, CLLD8, KMT1F|
|Function||Histone methyltransferase involved in left-right axis specification in early development and mitosis. Specifically trimethylates 'Lys-9' of histone H3 (H3K9me3). H3K9me3 is a specific tag for epigenetic transcriptional repression that recruits HP1 (CBX1, CBX3 and/or CBX5) proteins to methylated histones. Contributes to H3K9me3 in both the interspersed repetitive elements and centromere-associated repeats. Plays a role in chromosome condensation and segregation during mitosis.|
|Cellular Location||Nucleus. Chromosome|
|Tissue Location||Ubiquitous. Highest expression in heart, testis and ovary|
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Proteins that contain a SET domain, such as SETDB2, modulate gene expression epigenetically through histone H3 (see MIM 601128) methylation. SETDB2 is likely a histone H3 methyltransferase, as it contains both the active site and flanking cysteine residues required for catalytic activity (Zhang et al., 2003 [PubMed 12754510]).
CLLD8/KMT1F is a lysine methyltransferase that is important for chromosome segregation. Falandry C, et al. J Biol Chem, 2010 Jun 25. PMID 20404330.
A multi-centre study of candidate genes for wheeze and allergy: the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood Phase 2. Genuneit J, et al. Clin Exp Allergy, 2009 Dec. PMID 20085599.
Diversification of transcriptional modulation: large-scale identification and characterization of putative alternative promoters of human genes. Kimura K, et al. Genome Res, 2006 Jan. PMID 16344560.
The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). Gerhard DS, et al. Genome Res, 2004 Oct. PMID 15489334.
The DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 13. Dunham A, et al. Nature, 2004 Apr 1. PMID 15057823.
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