Store vial at -20° C prior to opening. Aliquot contents and freeze at -20° C or below for extended storage. Avoid cycles of freezing and thawing. Centrifuge product if not completely clear after standing at room temperature. This product is stable for several weeks at 4° C as an undiluted liquid. Dilute only prior to immediate use.
This affinity purified antibody is directed against human KLF4. Blast analysis of the sequence of the immunogen shows 100% identity with human and 93% identity to mouse.
Kruppel like factor 4 (KLF4) protein is encoded by the KLF4 gene located on chromosome 9 in humans. It is also known as gut-enriched Kruppel-like factor (GKLF) or epithelial zinc-finger protein (EZF) and belongs to a family of conserved Kruppel-like factor family of DNA binding zinc finger transcription factors. KLF4 exerts its functional relevance across varied cellular pathways. As one of the four Yamanaka factors, it plays a key role in reprogramming differentiated cells into pluripotent stem cells. Most studies have focused on its specific role in endothelial cell signaling, adipogenesis, differentiation, embryogenesis and cell cycle control. Localization plays an important role in the biological significance of this protein wherein nuclear localization is associated with its function as an oncogene and cytosolic localization with tumor suppression specific effect.
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Protein Aliases: endothelial Kruppel-like zinc finger protein; Epithelial zinc finger protein EZF; gut Kruppel-like factor; Gut-enriched krueppel-like factor; Krueppel-like factor 4; Kruppel-like factor 4 (Gut enriched kruppel-like factor) (Epithelial zinc-finger protein EZF); Kruppel-like factor 4 (gut); RP11-150J11.1
Gene Aliases: EZF; GKLF; KLF4; Zie
Molecular Function: C2H2 zinc finger transcription factor