|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Other Accession||Q9JID1, Q61823, NP_055271.2, NP_663314.1|
|Calculated MW||51735 Da|
|Antigen Region||121-149 aa|
|Other Names||Programmed cell death protein 4, Neoplastic transformation inhibitor protein, Nuclear antigen H731-like, Protein 197/15a, PDCD4, H731|
|Target/Specificity||This PDCD4 antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 121-149 amino acids from the Central region of human PDCD4.|
|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||PDCD4 Antibody (Center) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Inhibits translation initiation and cap-dependent translation. May excert its function by hindering the interaction between EIF4A1 and EIF4G. Inhibits the helicase activity of EIF4A. Modulates the activation of JUN kinase. Down-regulates the expression of MAP4K1, thus inhibiting events important in driving invasion, namely, MAPK85 activation and consequent JUN-dependent transcription. May play a role in apoptosis. Tumor suppressor. Inhibits tumor promoter-induced neoplastic transformation. Binds RNA (By similarity).|
|Cellular Location||Nucleus. Cytoplasm. Note=Shuttles between the nucleus and cytoplasm. Predominantly nuclear under normal growth conditions, and when phosphorylated at Ser-457. Exported from the nucleus in the absence of serum|
|Tissue Location||Up-regulated in proliferative cells. Highly expressed in epithelial cells of the mammary gland. Reduced expression in lung cancer and colon carcinoma|
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This gene encodes a protein localized to the nucleus in proliferating cells. Expression of this gene is modulated by cytokines in natural killer and T cells. The gene product is thought to play a role in apoptosis but the specific role has not yet been determined. Two transcripts encoding different isoforms have been identified.
Hayashi, A., et al. Hum. Pathol. 41(11):1507-1515(2010)
Zhang, X., et al. Cancer Sci. 101(10):2163-2170(2010)
Wang, W., et al. Exp. Cell Res. 316(15):2456-2464(2010)
Santhanam, A.N., et al. Oncogene 29(27):3921-3932(2010)
Fassan, M., et al. Oncol. Rep. 24(1):135-139(2010)
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