Positive Control: HepG2, mouse kidney
Predicted Reactivity: Rat (87%), Bovine (87%)
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Villin is part of cytoskeleton associated with the microvillar actin core bundle of gastrointestinal and renal brush border. It can interact with actin in a Ca2+ and phosphoinositide-regulated manner. Villin is a very specific marker for adenocarcinomas of the gastrointestinal tract and the pancreas. It is also expressed in some Merkel cell tumor and adenocarcinoma of the lung, prostate, ovarian and kidney.
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Protein Aliases: D2S1471; VIL; VIL1; villin 1; Villin-1
Gene Aliases: D2S1471; VIL; VIL1