This Antibody was verified by Relative expression to ensure that the antibody binds to the antigen stated. View Details
Synuclein family of proteins is abundantly expressed in neuronal cytosol and presynaptic terminals. In vertebrates they are encoded by three different genes. Synucleins have been specifically implemented in three major diseases: Alzheimer's (AD), Parkinson's PD) and breast cancer. In AD, a peptide derived from alpha synuclein forms an intrinsic component of plaque amyloid. In PD, an alpha synuclein accumulates in Lewy bodies. An allele of alpha synuclein has been linked to many familial cases of PD. In breast cancer increased expression of gamma synuclein correlates with the disease progression. Synucleins appear to be involved in the membrane plasticity in developing song control system of songbirds.
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Protein Aliases: Alpha-synuclein; Beta-synuclein; NACP; non A-beta component of AD amyloid; Non-A beta component of AD amyloid; non-A4 component of amyloid; Non-A4 component of amyloid precursor; Phosphoneuroprotein 14; PNP 14; synuclein alpha-140; synuclein, alpha (non A4 component of amyloid precursor)
Gene Aliases: AI838531; alphaSYN; betaSYN; NACP; PARK1; PARK4; PD1; SNCA; SNCB; Syn