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.
NDRG1 is a 394 amino acid cytoplasmic protein belonging to the NDRG family. It interacts with APO A-I and A-II and plays a role in HDL-mediated cholesterol transport, stress responses, hormone responses, cell growth and differentiation. Its defect causes Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4D (CMT4D) that is characterized by reduced nerve conduction velocities, segmental demyelination and remyelination with onion bulb formations on nerve biopsy, slowly progressive distal muscle atrophy and weakness, absent deep tendon reflexes and hollow feet. NDRG1 plays a growth inhibitory role and serves as a marker of differentiation. It is expressed in placental membranes, prostate, kidney, small intestine, ovary tissues, colon and the cells that border the lumen.
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Protein Aliases: Differentiation-related gene 1 protein; DRG-1; N-myc downstream regulated 1; N-myc downstream-regulated gene 1 protein; Nickel-specific induction protein Cap43; Protein Ndr1; Protein NDRG1; protein regulated by oxygen-1; Reducing agents and tunicamycin-responsive protein; Rit42; RTP
Gene Aliases: CAP43; CMT4D; DRG-1; DRG1; GC4; HMSNL; NDR1; NDRG1; Ndrl; NMSL; PROXY1; RIT42; RTP; TARG1; TDD5
Molecular Function: serine protease