Keep as concentrated solution.
Positive Control: Y79.
Store product as a concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening the vial. For short-term storage (1-2 weeks), product can be stored at 4°C. For long-term storage, aliquot and store product at -20° C or below, avioiding multiple freeze-thaw cycles.
OTX2 is a 289 amino acid containing protein encoding a member of the bicoid sub-family of homeodomain-containing transcription factors. It has two known alternative splice variants with distinct isoforms though presence of other isoforms cannot be excluded. The protein is an early marker of endodermal differentiation of embryonic stem cells and may play a role in the development of the brain and the sensory organs. The protein may bind to BCD target sequence (BTS): 5-'TCTAATCCC-3'. Defects in OTX2 are the cause of microphthalmia syndromic type 5 (MCOPS5).
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Protein Aliases: homeobox Otx2; Homeobox protein OTX2; Orthodenticle homolog 2; orthodenticle homolog 2 antibody
Gene Aliases: CPHD6; E130306E05Rik; MCOPS5; OTX2
UniProt ID: (Human) P32243