|Flow Cytometry (Flow)||Assay Dependent|
|Immunohistochemistry (IHC)||Assay Dependent|
|Immunoprecipitation (IP)||Assay Dependent|
|Western Blot (WB)||1:1,000|
|Tested Species reactivity||Human, Non-human primate|
|Host / Isotype||Rabbit / IgG|
|Immunogen||Synthetic peptide corresponding to the carboxy terminus of human Ku80|
|Storage buffer||0.01M HEPES, pH 7.5, with 100µg/ml BSA, 50% glycerol, 0.15M NaCl|
The protein encoded by this gene is the 80-kilodalton subunit of the Ku heterodimer protein which is also known as ATP-dependant DNA helicase II or DNA repair protein XRCC5. Ku is the DNA-binding component of the DNA-dependent protein kinase, and it functions together with the DNA ligase IV-XRCC4 complex in the repair of DNA double-strand break by non-homologous end joining and the completion of V(D)J recombination events. This gene functionally complements Chinese hamster xrs-6, a mutant defective in DNA double-strand break repair and in ability to undergo V(D)J recombination. A rare microsatellite polymorphism in this gene is associated with cancer in patients of varying radiosensitivity.
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Protein Aliases: 86 kDa subunit of Ku antigen; ATP-dependent DNA helicase 2 subunit 2; ATP-dependent DNA helicase II 80 kDa subunit; CTC box-binding factor 85 kDa subunit; CTC85; CTCBF; DNA repair protein XRCC5; G22P2; Ku autoantigen, 80kDa; Ku80; Ku86; Ku86 autoantigen related protein 1; Lupu; Lupus Ku autoantigen protein p86; Nuclear factor IV; Thyroid-lupus autoantigen; TLAA; X-ray repair complementing defective repair in Chinese hamster cells 5 (double-strand-break rejoining); X-ray repair cross-complementing protein 5; XRCC5
Gene Aliases: G22P2; KARP-1; KARP1; KU80; Ku86; KUB2; NFIV; XRCC5
UniProt ID: (Human) P13010
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 7520
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