This antibody only binds HDAC5. It does not cross-react with other HDACs.
Histones play a critical role in transcriptional regulation, cell cycle progression, and developmental events. Histone acetylation/deacetylation alters chromosome structure and affects transcription factor access to DNA. The protein encoded by this gene belongs to the class II histone deacetylase/acuc/apha family. It possesses histone deacetylase activity and represses transcription when tethered to a promoter. It coimmunoprecipitates only with HDAC3 family member and might form multicomplex proteins. It also interacts with myocyte enhancer factor-2 (MEF2) proteins, resulting in repression of MEF2-dependent genes. This gene is thought to be associated with colon cancer. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene.
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Protein Aliases: Antigen NY-CO-9; DKFZp779K1053; FLJ90614; HD5; HDAC; HDAC-5; HDAC7; HDAC7B; HDAC9; HDAC9B; HDAC9FL; HDRP; histone deacetylase 4; Histone deacetylase 5; histone deacetylase mHDA1; KIAA0744
Gene Aliases: AI426555; HD5; Hdac4; HDAC5; KIAA0600; mHDA1; mKIAA0600; NY-CO-9
UniProt ID: (Human) Q9UQL6