|Tested species reactivity||Zebrafish|
|Host / Isotype||Goat / IgG|
|Immunogen||Synthetic peptide sequence (QTGSKKEPFNYSQ) corresponding to the internal amino acids of ptc1|
|Purification||Antigen affinity chromatography|
|Storage buffer||TBS, pH 7.3, with 0.5% BSA|
|Contains||0.02% sodium azide|
|Storage Conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
|Tested Applications||Dilution *|
* Suggested working dilutions are given as a guide only. It is recommended that the user titrate the product for use in their own experiment using appropriate negative and positive controls.
A Sonic Hedgehog receptor, Patched1 is a polytopic receptor protein that is essential for growth and differentiation. It has been implicated in making an impact in the variation in tumor and response to therapy in ovarian cancer. Patched1 activates Smoothened (SMO) constitutively in cells; in Gorlin syndrome patients, blocking this interaction is a very effective way to cease formation of basal cell neoplasia. In addition to its availability in cell membrane fractions, Patched1 C-terminal fragments also function as a signal transducer to the cell nucleus. In inflammatory processes like ischemia-reperfusion injury, Patched1 is upregulated and can be seen in histologically damaged areas. In the common pediatric tumor medulloblastoma, Patched1 is an indicator of susceptibility.
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