|Application ||WB, ICC, E|
|Other Accession||NP_071404, 11528520|
|Calculated MW||Predicted: 27 kDa |
Observed: 30 kDa
|Application Notes||PERP antibody can be used for detection of PERP by Western blot at 1 µg/mL. Antibody can also be used for immunocytochemistry starting at 10 µg/mL.|
|Other Names||PERP Antibody: THW, KCP1, PIGPC1, KRTCAP1, 1110017A08Rik, Krtcap1, p53 apoptosis effector related to PMP-22, Keratinocyte-associated protein 1, KCP-1, PERP, TP53 apoptosis effector|
|Reconstitution & Storage||PERP antibody can be stored at 4℃ for three months and -20℃, stable for up to one year. As with all antibodies care should be taken to avoid repeated freeze thaw cycles. Antibodies should not be exposed to prolonged high temperatures.|
|Precautions||PERP Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Component of intercellular desmosome junctions. Plays a role in stratified epithelial integrity and cell-cell adhesion by promoting desmosome assembly. Plays a role as an effector in the TP53-dependent apoptotic pathway.|
|Cellular Location||Cell junction, desmosome. Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Note=Associated with desmosomes|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in the stratified squamous skin epithelium of the skin and the tongue, but not in simple epithelia (at protein level). Expressed in apoptotic cells|
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Provided below are standard protocols that you may find useful for product applications.
PERP Antibody: The p53 tumor-suppressor gene integrates numerous signals that control cell life and death. Several novel molecules involved in p53 network, including Chk2, p53R2, p53AIP1, Noxa, PIDD, PID/MTA2, MTBP and PERP, were identified and their genes were cloned recently. PERP, also termed PIGPC1 and THW, is a plasma membrane protein. p53 binds to the promoter of PERP and transcriptionally activates PERP gene then the translated PERP protein mediates the p53 induced apoptosis. The expression of PERP causes cell death. PERP is a mediator of p53 induced apoptosis. PERP has sequence similarity to PMP-22/gas3 and is a new member of the PMP-22/gas3 family.
Matsuoka S, Huang M, and Elledge SJ. Linkage of ATM to cell cycle regulation by the Chk2 protein kinase. Science 1998; 282:1893-7.
Tanaka H, Arakawa H, Yamaguchi T, et al. A ribonucleotide reductase gene involved in a p53-dependent cell-cycle checkpoint for DNA damage. Nature 2000; 404:42-9.
Oda E, Ohki R, Murasawa H, et al. Noxa, a BH3-only member of the Bcl-2 family and candidate mediator of p53-induced apoptosis. Science 2000; 288:1053-8.
Oda K, Arakawa H, Tanaka T, et al. p53AIP1, a potential mediator of p53-dependent apoptosis, and its regulation by Ser-46-phosphorylated p53. Cell 2000; 102:849-62.
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