This Antibody was verified by Knockdown to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated. View Details
AGO1 is a member of the Argonaute family of proteins which play a role in RNA interference. The protein is highly basic, and contains a PAZ domain and a PIWI domain. It may interact with dicer1 and play a role in short-interfering-RNA-mediated gene silencing. AGO1 binds to miRNAs or siRNAs and represses the translation of mRNAs.
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Protein Aliases: argonaute 1; Argonaute RISC catalytic component 1; Argonaute1; eIF-2C 1; eIF2C 1; Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2C 1; eukaryotic translation initiation factor 2C, 1; Golgi Endoplasmic Reticulum protein 95 kDa; Protein argonaute-1; Putative RNA-binding protein Q99
Gene Aliases: AGO1; EIF2C; EIF2C1; GERP95; hAgo1; Q99
UniProt ID: (Human) Q9UL18