Anti-ADAM17 antibody produced in rabbit

Prestige Antibodies® Powered by Atlas Antibodies, affinity isolated antibody, buffered aqueous glycerol solution

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affinity isolated antibody

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buffered aqueous glycerol solution

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antibody small pack of 25 μL


immunofluorescence: 0.25-2 μg/mL
immunohistochemistry: 1:50-1:200

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Gene Information

human ... ADAM17(6868)

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General description

A disintegrin and metallopeptidase domain 17 (ADAM17) belongs to ADAM family of genes, which has a characteristic cysteine rich region called disintegrin and a metalloproteinase domain. This gene is located on chromosome 2, spans 55kb and has 9 exons. In adult humans, ADAM17 is expressed on multiple tissues such as, heart, muscle, kidney, placenta, pancreas, thymus, small intestine, ovaries, testes and prostate. In fetus, it is expressed in brain, lung, liver and kidney.


ADAM 17 precursor recombinant protein epitope signature tag (PrEST)

Biochem/physiol Actions

ADAMs (A disintegrin and metallopeptidases) are called ectodomain sheddases and ADAM17 is an angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2) sheddase. It also processes and sheds multiple cell surface molecules such as, adhesion molecules and cytokines. It produces the soluble form of tumor necrosis factor α (TNF-α), along with the processing of I-CAM, V-CAM, IL-6R, L-selectin etc. These, in turn, play a role in development, regeneration and inflammation of the circulatory system. Polymorphism rs12692386 in ADAM17 gene is associated with an increased susceptibility to abdominal aortic aneurysm. This gene is also up-regulated in myocardial infarction patients, as well as in atherosclerosis patients. It also plays a role in the pathophysiology of ischemic strokes (IS). ADAM17 aids in tumor progression by facilitating tumor proliferation and invasion, as in the case of non-small cell lung cancer.

Features and Benefits

Prestige Antibodies® are highly characterized and extensively validated antibodies with the added benefit of all available characterization data for each target being accessible via the Human Protein Atlas portal linked just below the product name at the top of this page. The uniqueness and low cross-reactivity of the Prestige Antibodies® to other proteins are due to a thorough selection of antigen regions, affinity purification, and stringent selection. Prestige antigen controls are available for every corresponding Prestige Antibody and can be found in the linkage section.

Every Prestige Antibody is tested in the following ways:
  • IHC tissue array of 44 normal human tissues and 20 of the most common cancer type tissues.
  • Protein array of 364 human recombinant protein fragments.


Corresponding Antigen APREST72102.

Physical form

Solution in phosphate-buffered saline, pH 7.2, containing 40% glycerol and 0.02% sodium azide

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Henriette Ebsen et al.
PloS one, 8(10), e76853-e76853 (2013-10-17)
A disintegrin and metalloproteases (ADAMs) have been implicated in many processes controlling organismic development and integrity. Important substrates of ADAM proteases include growth factors, cytokines and their receptors and adhesion proteins. The inducible but irreversible cleavage of their substrates alters...
Xiaohong Lv et al.
Molecular medicine reports, 9(5), 1935-1940 (2014-03-15)
A disintegrin and metalloprotease (ADAM) 17 has been implicated in the tumor progression of various types of solid tumor; however, little is known about its role in non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC). The present study evaluated whether the downregulation of...
Tie-cheng Zhang et al.
Medical oncology (Northwood, London, England), 29(4), 2684-2690 (2011-12-06)
A disintegrin and metalloproteinase-17 (ADAM17, also named as tumor necrosis factor-alpha-converting enzyme) is a member of the ADAM family. Of all ADAMs, the strongest evidence for a role in malignancy exists for ADAM17. Especially, it has been demonstrated that ADAM17...
You Li et al.
Journal of atherosclerosis and thrombosis, 21(8), 878-893 (2014-04-15)
Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability worldwide. Most ischemic strokes (IS) are caused by atherosclerosis. Recently, the pivotal role of ADAM17 in atherosclerosis has been thoroughly addressed. However, the association between ADAM17 and IS has not yet...
You Li et al.
Cellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology, 33(5), 1426-1438 (2014-05-24)
Accumulating evidence suggests that the principal TNF-α converting enzyme, a disintegrin and metalloproteinase 17 (ADAM17), is involved in the development of human abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). However, the association between ADAM17 gene polymorphisms and AAA has not been explored. The...

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