|Application ||WB, E|
|Other Accession||NP_056973, 51586, 94112 (mouse)|
|Calculated MW||86753 Da|
|Other Names||Mediator of RNA polymerase II transcription subunit 15, Activator-recruited cofactor 105 kDa component, ARC105, CTG repeat protein 7a, Mediator complex subunit 15, Positive cofactor 2 glutamine/Q-rich-associated protein, PC2 glutamine/Q-rich-associated protein, TPA-inducible gene 1 protein, TIG-1, Trinucleotide repeat-containing gene 7 protein, MED15, ARC105, CTG7A, PCQAP, TIG1, TNRC7|
|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-PCQAP / MED15 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Synonyms||ARC105, CTG7A, PCQAP, TIG1, TNRC7|
|Function||Component of the Mediator complex, a coactivator involved in the regulated transcription of nearly all RNA polymerase II-dependent genes. Mediator functions as a bridge to convey information from gene-specific regulatory proteins to the basal RNA polymerase II transcription machinery. Mediator is recruited to promoters by direct interactions with regulatory proteins and serves as a scaffold for the assembly of a functional preinitiation complex with RNA polymerase II and the general transcription factors. Required for cholesterol-dependent gene regulation. Positively regulates the Nodal signaling pathway.|
|Cellular Location||Cytoplasm. Nucleus.|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in all tissues examined, including heart, brain, lung, spleen, thymus, pancreas, blood leukocyte and placenta. However, the level of expression varied, with highest expression in the placenta and peripheral blood and lowest in the pancreas and kidney.|
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The protein encoded by this gene is a subunit of the multiprotein complexes PC2 and ARC/DRIP and may function as a transcriptional coactivator in RNA polymerase II transcription. This gene contains stretches of trinucleotide repeats and is located in the chromosome 22 region which is deleted in DiGeorge syndrome. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
Modulation of PLAGL2 transactivation by positive cofactor 2 (PC2), a component of the ARC/Mediator complex. Wezensky SJ, et al. Gene, 2010 Feb 15. PMID 20025940.
Toward a confocal subcellular atlas of the human proteome. Barbe L, et al. Mol Cell Proteomics, 2008 Mar. PMID 18029348.
TRIM11 binds to and destabilizes a key component of the activator-mediated cofactor complex (ARC105) through the ubiquitin-proteasome system. Ishikawa H, et al. FEBS Lett, 2006 Sep 4. PMID 16904669.
An ARC/Mediator subunit required for SREBP control of cholesterol and lipid homeostasis. Yang F, et al. Nature, 2006 Aug 10. PMID 16799563.
A protein-protein interaction network for human inherited ataxias and disorders of Purkinje cell degeneration. Lim J, et al. Cell, 2006 May 19. PMID 16713569.
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