This Antibody was verified by Cell treatment to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated. View Details
Heat-mediated antigen retrieval is recommended prior to staining, using a 1mM EDTA buffer, pH 8.0, for 10 minutes followed by cooling at room temperature for 20 min. Following antigen retrieval, incubate samples with primary antibody for 30 min at room temperature. A suggested positive control is liver, hepatocellular carcinoma or ovarian carcinoma.
Claudin-1 is a member of the transmembrane protein family claudins located in cell-cell tight junctions and it acts as a co-receptor for HCV entry into hepatic cells. Claudins are abundant in luminal epithelial sheets where they maintain epithelial cell polarity. Claudin-1 is expressed in most tissues such as bladder, fallopian tube, liver, pancreas, prostate, and skin.
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Protein Aliases: Claudin-1; Senescence-associated epithelial membrane protein; senescence-associated epithelial membrane protein 1
Gene Aliases: CLD1; CLDN1; ILVASC; SEMP1; UNQ481/PRO944
UniProt ID: (Human) O95832
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 9076