Recommended positive controls: PIWIL4-transfected 293T.
Predicted reactivity: Rat (80%), Pig (85%), Rhesus Monkey (98%).
Store product as a concentrated solution. Centrifuge briefly prior to opening the vial.
PIWIL4 belongs to the Argonaute family of proteins, which function in development and maintenance of germline stem cells (Sasaki et al., 2003 [PubMed 12906857]).
Protein Aliases: piwi-like 4; Piwi-like protein 4; piwi-like RNA-mediated gene silencing 4; testis tissue sperm-binding protein Li 85P
Gene Aliases: HIWI2; MIWI2; PIWI; PIWIL4
UniProt ID: (Human) Q7Z3Z4
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 143689
Molecular Function: translation initiation factor