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DPF3 Antibody

  • WB - DPF3 Antibody ASC11722
    Western blot analysis of DPF3 in mouse brain tissue lysate with DPF3 antibody at (A) 1 and (B) 2 µg/ml.
  • IHC - DPF3 Antibody ASC11722
    Immunohistochemistry of DPF3 in human brain tissue with DPF3 antibody at 5 µg/mL.
  • IF - DPF3 Antibody ASC11722
    Immunofluorescence of DPF3 in human brain tissue with DPF3 antibody at 20 µg/mL.
Product Information
  • Applications Legend:
  • WB=Western Blot
  • IHC=Immunohistochemistry
  • IHC-P=Immunohistochemistry (Paraffin-embedded Sections)
  • IHC-F=Immunohistochemistry (Frozen Sections)
  • IF=Immunofluorescence
  • FC=Flow Cytopmetry
  • IC=Immunochemistry
  • ICC=Immunocytochemistry
  • IP=Immunoprecipitation
  • DB=Dot Blot
  • CHIP=Chromatin Immunoprecipitation
  • FA=Fluorescence Assay
  • IEM=Immunoelectronmicroscopy
  • EIA=Enzyme Immunoassay
Primary Accession Q92784
Other Accession NP_036206, 148762958
Reactivity Human, Mouse
Host Rabbit
Clonality Polyclonal
Isotype IgG
Calculated MW Predicted: 39 kDa

Observed: 50 kDa
Application Notes DPF3 antibody can be used for detection of DPF3 by Western blot at 1 - 2 µg/ml. Antibody can also be used for Immunohistochemistry at 5 µg/mL. For Immunoflorescence start at 20 µg/mL.
Additional Information
Gene ID 8110
Target/Specificity DPF3; DPF3 antibody is human and mouse reactive. Multiple isoforms of DPF3 are known to exist.
Reconstitution & Storage DPF3 antibody can be stored at 4℃ for three months and -20℃, stable for up to one year.
PrecautionsDPF3 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name DPF3
Synonyms BAF45C, CERD4
Function Belongs to the neuron-specific chromatin remodeling complex (nBAF complex). During neural development a switch from a stem/progenitor to a post-mitotic chromatin remodeling mechanism occurs as neurons exit the cell cycle and become committed to their adult state. The transition from proliferating neural stem/progenitor cells to post-mitotic neurons requires a switch in subunit composition of the npBAF and nBAF complexes. As neural progenitors exit mitosis and differentiate into neurons, npBAF complexes which contain ACTL6A/BAF53A and PHF10/BAF45A, are exchanged for homologous alternative ACTL6B/BAF53B and DPF1/BAF45B or DPF3/BAF45C subunits in neuron-specific complexes (nBAF). The npBAF complex is essential for the self-renewal/proliferative capacity of the multipotent neural stem cells. The nBAF complex along with CREST plays a role regulating the activity of genes essential for dendrite growth (By similarity). Muscle-specific component of the BAF complex, a multiprotein complex involved in transcriptional activation and repression of select genes by chromatin remodeling (alteration of DNA-nucleosome topology). Specifically binds acetylated lysines on histone 3 and 4 (H3K14ac, H3K9ac, H4K5ac, H4K8ac, H4K12ac, H4K16ac). In the complex, it acts as a tissue-specific anchor between histone acetylations and methylations and chromatin remodeling. It thereby probably plays an essential role in heart and skeletal muscle development.
Cellular Location Nucleus.
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The DPF3 protein, also known as Cerd4, is a member of the d4 gene family of transcription modulators that also includes DPF1/Neud4 and DPF2/Requiem (1). DPF3 has been shown to be a epigenetic key factor for heart and muscle development and can bind to methylated and acetylated lysine residues of histone 3 and 4, suggesting that DPF3 may play a role in recruiting chromatin remodeling complexes to acetylated histones (2). Two isoforms of DPF3, DPF3a and DPF3b, are required as transcriptional co-activators in SWI/SNF complex-dependent activation of the NF-kappaB RelA/p50 heterodimer (3).


Ninkina NN, Mertsalov IB, Kulikova DA, et al. Cerd4, third member of the d4 gene family: expression and organization of genomic locus. Mamm. Genome 2001; 12:862-6.
Lange M, Kaynak B, Forster UB. Regulation of muscle development by DBF3, a novel histone acetylation and methylation reader of the BAF chromatin remodeling complex. Genes Dev. 2008; 22:2370-84.
Ishizaka A, Mizutani T, Kobayashi K, et al. Double plant homeodomain (PHD) finger proteins DPF3a and -3b are required as transcriptional co-activators in SWI/SNF complex-dependent activation of NF-kappaB RelA/p50 heterodimer. J. Biol. Chem. 2012; 287:11924-33.

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Cat# ASC11722
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