This antibody is predicted to react with mouse, rat and Xenopus based on sequence homology.
GATA4 is a member of the GATA family of zinc-finger transcription factors. Members of this family recognize the GATA motif which is present in the promoters of many genes. This protein is thought to regulate genes involved in embryogenesis and in myocardial differentiation and function. Mutations in the gene encoding GATA4 have been associated with cardiac septal defects.
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Protein Aliases: GAT4; GATA-binding factor 4; MGC126629; Transcription factor GATA-4
Gene Aliases: ASD2; GATA4; TACHD; TOF; VSD1
UniProt ID: (Human) P43694
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 2626
Molecular Function: DNA-binding transcription factor