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PHF21A Antibody (Center) Blocking Peptide

Synthetic peptide

Product Information
Primary Accession Q96BD5
Clone Names 100603041
Peptide ID 100603041
Additional Information
Gene ID 51317
Other Names PHD finger protein 21A, BHC80a, BRAF35-HDAC complex protein BHC80, PHF21A, BHC80, KIAA1696
Format Synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml DI water for a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.
StorageMaintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.
PrecautionsThis product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Protein Information
Name PHF21A
Synonyms BHC80, KIAA1696
Function Component of the BHC complex, a corepressor complex that represses transcription of neuron-specific genes in non-neuronal cells. The BHC complex is recruited at RE1/NRSE sites by REST and acts by deacetylating and demethylating specific sites on histones, thereby acting as a chromatin modifier. In the BHC complex, it may act as a scaffold. Inhibits KDM1A-mediated demethylation of 'Lys-4' of histone H3 in vitro, suggesting a role in demethylation regulation.
Cellular Location Nucleus.
Tissue Location Highly expressed in brain. Expressed at much lower level in other tissues.
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The PHF21A gene encodes BHC80, a component of a BRAF35(MIM 605535)/histone deacetylase (HDAC; see MIM 601241) complex(BHC) that mediates repression of neuron-specific genes through thecis-regulatory element known as repressor element-1 (RE1) or neuralrestrictive silencer (NRS) (Hakimi et al., 2002 [PubMed12032298]).


Rose, J.E., et al. Mol. Med. 16 (7-8), 247-253 (2010) :Klajn, A., et al. J. Neurosci. 29(19):6296-6307(2009)Hailesellasse Sene, K., et al. BMC Genomics 8, 85 (2007) :Shi, Y.J., et al. Mol. Cell 19(6):857-864(2005)Iwase, S., et al. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 322(2):601-608(2004)

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Cat# BP16505c
(40 western blots)
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