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USP16 Antibody (N-term) Blocking Peptide

Synthetic peptide

Product Information
Primary Accession Q9Y5T5
Clone Names 100617120
Peptide ID 100617120
Additional Information
Gene ID 10600
Other Names Ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase 16 {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_03062}, 341912 {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_03062}, Deubiquitinating enzyme 16 {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_03062}, Ubiquitin thioesterase 16 {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_03062}, Ubiquitin-processing protease UBP-M, Ubiquitin-specific-processing protease 16 {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_03062}, USP16 {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_03062}
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 USP16 {ECO:0000255|HAMAP-Rule:MF_03062}
Function Specifically deubiquitinates 'Lys-120' of histone H2A (H2AK119Ub), a specific tag for epigenetic transcriptional repression, thereby acting as a coactivator. Deubiquitination of histone H2A is a prerequisite for subsequent phosphorylation at 'Ser-11' of histone H3 (H3S10ph), and is required for chromosome segregation when cells enter into mitosis. In resting B- and T- lymphocytes, phosphorylation by AURKB leads to enhance its activity, thereby maintaining transcription in resting lymphocytes. Regulates Hox gene expression via histone H2A deubiquitination. Prefers nucleosomal substrates. Does not deubiquitinate histone H2B.
Cellular Location Nucleus.
Tissue Location Present in all the tissues examined including fetal brain, lung, liver, kidney, and adult heart, brain, placenta, lung, liver, skeletal muscle, kidney and pancreas
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This gene encodes a deubiquitinating enzyme that isphosphorylated at the onset of mitosis and then dephosphorylated atthe metaphase/anaphase transition. It can deubiquitinate H2A, oneof two major ubiquitinated proteins of chromatin, in vitro and amutant form of the protein was shown to block cell division.Alternate transcriptional splice variants, encoding differentisoforms, have been characterized.


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$ 80.00
Cat# BP16746a
(40 western blots)
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