|Application ||WB, IHC-P, IF, E|
|Other Accession||NP_115730, 34101276|
|Calculated MW||Predicted: 16 kDa |
|Application Notes||TMEM107 antibody can be used for detection of TMEM107 by Western blot at 1 - 2 µg/ml.|
|Target/Specificity||TMEM107; TMEM107 antibody is human specific. At least two isoforms of TMEM107 are known to exist.|
|Reconstitution & Storage||TMEM107antibody can be stored at 4℃ for three months and -20℃, stable for up to one year.|
|Precautions||TMEM107 Antibody is for research use only and not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Plays a role in cilia formation and embryonic patterning. Requires for normal Sonic hedgehog (Shh) signaling in the neural tube and acts in combination with GLI2 and GLI3 to pattern ventral and intermediate neuronal cell types (By similarity). During ciliogenesis regulates the ciliary transition zone localization of some MKS complex proteins (PubMed:26518474).|
|Cellular Location||Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cell projection, cilium. Note=Localizes at the transition zone, a region between the basal body and the ciliary axoneme|
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Transmembrane protein 107 (TMEM 107) is critical for cilia formation and embryonic patterning (1). It is a 139 amino acid transmembrane protein encoded by a gene that maps to human chromosome 17 which is associated with two key tumor suppressor genes p53 and BRCA1 (1,2). TMEM107 is required for normal Sonic hedgehog (Shh) signaling in the neural tube and acts in combination with Gli2 and Gli3 to pattern ventral and intermediate neuronal cell types (1,3). TMEM107 is also a strong candidate gene for central areolar choroidal dystrophy (CACD) (1-3).
Christopher KJ, Wang B, Kong Y, et al. Forward genetics uncovers transmembrane protein 107 as a novel factor required for ciliogenesis and sonic hedgehog signaling. Dev. Biol. 2012; 368:382-92.
Clark HF, Gurney AL, Abaya E, et al. The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment. Genome Res. 2003; 13:2265-70.
Ho KS and Scott MP. Sonic hedgehog in the nervous system: functions, modifications and mechanisms. Curr. Opin. Neurobiol. 2002; 12:57-63.
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