|Application ||WB, IHC-P, E|
|Calculated MW||88916 Da|
|Antigen Region||739-767 aa|
|Other Names||Cadherin-15, Cadherin-14, Muscle cadherin, M-cadherin, CDH15, CDH14, CDH3|
|Target/Specificity||This M Cadherin (CDH15) antibody is generated from rabbits immunized with a KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 739-767 amino acids from the C-terminal region of human M Cadherin (CDH15).|
|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||M Cadherin (CDH15) Antibody (C-term) is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Cadherins are calcium-dependent cell adhesion proteins. They preferentially interact with themselves in a homophilic manner in connecting cells; cadherins may thus contribute to the sorting of heterogeneous cell types. M-cadherin is part of the myogenic program and may provide a trigger for terminal muscle differentiation.|
|Cellular Location||Cell membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in the brain and cerebellum.|
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CDH15 is a member of the cadherin superfamily of genes, encoding calcium-dependent intercellular adhesion glycoproteins. Cadherins consist of an extracellular domain containing 5 cadherin domains, a transmembrane region, and a conserved cytoplasmic domain. Transcripts from this particular cadherin are expressed in myoblasts and upregulated in myotubule-forming cells. This protein is thought to be essential for the control of morphogenetic processes, specifically myogenesis, and may provide a trigger for terminal muscle cell differentiation.
Kang,J.S., Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 100 (7), 3989-3994 (2003) Hollnagel,A., Mol. Cell. Biol. 22 (13), 4760-4770 (2002) Meigs,T.E., Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 98 (2), 519-524 (2001)
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