|Application ||WB, FC, E|
|Other Accession||Q2F7Z4, Q9CZB6, Q3T123, NP_004261|
|Predicted||Bovine, Mouse, Pig|
|Calculated MW||27245 Da|
|Antigen Region||83-111 aa|
|Other Names||Mediator of RNA polymerase II transcription subunit 7, hMED7, Activator-recruited cofactor 34 kDa component, ARC34, Cofactor required for Sp1 transcriptional activation subunit 9, CRSP complex subunit 9, Mediator complex subunit 7, RNA polymerase transcriptional regulation mediator subunit 7 homolog, Transcriptional coactivator CRSP33, MED7, ARC34, CRSP9|
|Target/Specificity||This MED7 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 83-111 amino acids from the Central region of human MED7.|
|Format||Purified polyclonal antibody supplied in PBS with 0.09% (W/V) sodium azide. This antibody is purified through a protein A column, followed by peptide affinity purification.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 2 weeks. For long term storage store at -20°C in small aliquots to prevent freeze-thaw cycles.|
|Precautions||MED7 Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|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.|
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The activation of gene transcription is a multistep process that is triggered by factors that recognize transcriptional enhancer sites in DNA. These factors work with co-activators to direct transcriptional initiation by the RNA polymerase II apparatus. The protein encoded by this gene is a subunit of the CRSP (cofactor required for SP1 activation) complex, which, along with TFIID, is required for efficient activation by SP1. This protein is also a component of other multisubunit complexes e.g. thyroid hormone receptor-(TR-) associated proteins which interact with TR and facilitate TR function on DNA templates in conjunction with initiation factors and cofactors. Two transcript variants encoding the same protein have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq].
Ewing, R.M., et al. Mol. Syst. Biol. 3, 89 (2007) :
Sato, S., et al. Mol. Cell 14(5):685-691(2004)
Tomomori-Sato, C., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 279(7):5846-5851(2004)
Sato, S., et al. J. Biol. Chem. 278(17):15123-15127(2003)
Ryu, S., et al. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 96(13):7137-7142(1999)
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