|Western Blot (WB)||1:1000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||KLH conjugated synthetic peptide between 143-173 amino acids from the central region of human MAGEA1|
|Purification||Ammonium sulfate precipitation, Size-exclusion - Dialysis|
|Contains||0.09% sodium azide|
|Storage conditions||-20° C, Avoid Freeze/Thaw Cycles|
MAGEA1 is a member of the MAGEA gene family. The members of this family have their entire coding sequences located in the last exon, and the encoded proteins show 50 to 80% sequence identity between each other. The promoters and first exons of the MAGEA genes show considerable variability, suggesting that the existence of this gene family enables the same function to be expressed under different transcriptional controls. The MAGEA genes are expressed at a high level in a number of tumors of various histologic types, and are silent in normal tissues with the exception of testis and placenta. The MAGEA genes are clustered on chromosome Xq28. They may be implicated in some hereditary disorders, such as dyskeratosis congenita.
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Protein Aliases: Antigen MZ2-E; Cancer/testis antigen 1.1; cancer/testis antigen family 1, member 1; CT1.1; MAGE-1 antigen; melanoma antigen family A 1; melanoma antigen family A, 1 (directs expression of antigen MZ2-E); melanoma antigen family A1; melanoma antigen MAGE-1; Melanoma-associated antigen 1; melanoma-associated antigen MZ2-E
Gene Aliases: CT1.1; MAGE1; MAGE1A; MAGEA1
UniProt ID: (Human) P43355
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 4100
Molecular Function: cell adhesion molecule
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