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Recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies are produced using in vitro expression systems. The expression systems are developed by cloning in the specific antibody DNA sequences from immunoreactive rabbits. Then, individual clones are screened to select the best candidates for production. The advantages of using recombinant rabbit monoclonal antibodies include: better specificity and sensitivity, lot-to-lot consistency, animal origin-free formulations, and broader immunoreactivity to diverse targets due to larger rabbit immune repertoire.
PRMT1 is a member of the protein arginine N-methyltransferase (PRMT) family. Arginine methylation is an irreversible post translational modification which has been implicated in RNA processing and trafficking, receptor-mediated signaling, and transcription. At least three types of PRMT enzymes have been identified in mammalian cells. These enzymes have been shown to have essential regulatory functions by methylation of key proteins in several fundamental areas. These proteins include nuclear proteins, IL enhancer binding factor, nuclear factors, cell cycle proteins, signal transduction proteins, apoptosis proteins, and viral proteins. The mammalian PRMT family currently consists of 7 members that share two large domains of homology. Increased expression of PRMT1 may play a role in various types of cancer.
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Protein Aliases: arginine N-methyltransferase 1; heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein methyltransferase 1-like 2; heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoproteins methyltransferase-like 2; Histone-arginine N-methyltransferase PRMT1; HMT1 (hnRNP methyltransferase, S. cerevisiae)-like 2; Interferon receptor 1-bound protein 4; Protein arginine N-methyltransferase 1
Gene Aliases: 6720434D09Rik; ANM1; AW214366; HCP1; HMT2; HRMT1L2; IR1B4; Mrmt1; PRMT1
Molecular Function: protein modifying enzyme