Mouse anti Microphthalmia Transcription Factor (MiTF)

  • Catalog name: X2398M
  • Supplier name: nordc
  • Size: 100 μg
  • Price: 506.00€
  • Category Primary Antibodies
  • Long description In Western blotting, it recognizes a doublet of 52-56kDa, identified as serine-phosphorylated and unphosphorylated forms of melanocytic isoforms of microphthalmia (Mi) transcription factor. There are two known isoforms of MiTF differing by 66 amino acids at the NH2 terminus. Shorter forms are expressed in melanocytes and run as two bands at 52kDa and 56kDa, while the longer Mi form runs as a cluster of bands at 60-70kDa in osteoclasts and in B16 melonoma cells (but not other melanoma cell lines), as well as mast cells and heart. It reacts with both melanocytic as well as the non- melanocytic isoforms of MiTF. This Ab does not cross-react with other b-HLH-ZIP factors by DNA mobility shift assay. Mi is a basic helix-loop-helix-leucin zipper (b-HLH-ZIP) transtripotion factor implicated in pigmentation, mast cells and bone development. The mutation of MiTF causes Waardenburg Syndrome type II in humans. In mice, a profound loss of pigmented cells in the skin eye and inner ear results, as well as osteopetrosis and defects in natural killer and mast cells. These melanocyte isoforms have been shown by two dimensional tryptic mapping to differ in c-Kit-induced phosphorylation. Osteopetrotic rat strain harbors a large genomic deletion encompassing the 3Õ half of MiTF including most of the b-HLH-ZIP region. Osteoclasts from these animals lack MiTF protein in contrast to wild-type rat, mouse, and human osteoclasts.
  • Antibody come from Influenza A, H3N2 strain
  • Other description Supplied as a liquid in PBS, pH 7.5, 0.1% sodium azide, before the addition of glycerol (40%). Protein A/G Chromatography
  • Clone C5/D5 Cocktail
  • Antigen-antibody binding interaction Mouse anti Microphthalmia Transcription Factor (MiTF) Antibody
  • Antibody is raised in Mouse
  • Antibody's reacts with Human, Mouse, Rat
  • Antibody's reacts with these species This antibody doesn't cross react with other species
  • Antibody's specificity No Data Available
  • Application Immunohistochemistry (Frozen & Paraffin Sections)
  • Antibody's suited for IF: 1:250_x000B_Optimal concentration should be evaluated by serial dilutions.
  • Storage -20ºC
  • Relevant references no information yet
  • Protein number see ncbi
  • Warnings This product is intended FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY, and FOR TESTS IN VITRO, not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures involving humans or animals. This datasheet is as accurate as reasonably achievable, but Nordic-MUbio accepts no liability for any inaccuracies or omissions in this information.
  • Test Mouse or mice from the Mus musculus species are used for production of mouse monoclonal antibodies or mabs and as research model for humans in your lab. Mouse are mature after 40 days for females and 55 days for males. The female mice are pregnant only 20 days and can give birth to 10 litters of 6-8 mice a year. Transgenic, knock-out, congenic and inbread strains are known for C57BL/6, A/J, BALB/c, SCID while the CD-1 is outbred as strain.
  • Latin name Mus musculus