This product is preservative free. It is recommended to add sodium azide to avoid contamination (final concentration 0.05%-0.1%).
Recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies are produced using in vitro expression systems. The expression systems are developed by cloning in the specific antibody DNA sequences from immunoreactive rabbits. Then, individual clones are screened to select the best candidates for production. The advantages of using recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies include: better specificity and sensitivity, lot-to-lot consistency, animal origin-free formulations, and broader immunoreactivity to diverse targets due to larger rabbit immune repertoire.
This antibody has specificity for Human Cadherin-17/LI-cadherin/CDH17.
CDH17 gene is a member of the cadherin superfamily, genes encoding calcium-dependent, membrane-associated glycoproteins. The encoded protein is cadherin-like, consisting of an extracellular region, containing 7 cadherin domains, and a transmembrane region but lacking the conserved cytoplasmic domain. The protein is a component of the gastrointestinal tract and pancreatic ducts, acting as an intestinal proton-dependent peptide transporter in the first step in oral absorption of many medically important peptide-based drugs. The protein may also play a role in the morphological organization of liver and intestine. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants.
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Protein Aliases: Cadherin; cadherin 17, LI cadherin (liver-intestine); cadherin-16; Cadherin-17; FLJ26931; HPT-1 cadherin; human intestinal peptide-associated transporter HPT-1; human peptide transporter 1; Intestinal peptide-associated transporter HPT-1; LI cadherin; LI-cadherin; Liver-intestine cadherin; MGC138218; MGC142024
Gene Aliases: CDH16; CDH17; HPT-1; HPT1
UniProt ID: (Human) Q12864
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 1015
Molecular Function: cadherin