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Anti-RNF2 antibody produced in rabbit

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

Synonym: Anti-BAP-1, Anti-BAP1, Anti-DING, Anti-HIPI3, Anti-RING1B, Anti-RING2, Anti-ring finger protein 2

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conjugate   unconjugated
clone   polyclonal
biological source   rabbit
application(s)   immunoblotting: 0.4 μg/mL
  immunofluorescence: 1-4 μg/mL
  immunohistochemistry: 1:50- 1:200
species reactivity   human
form   buffered aqueous glycerol solution
shipped in   wet ice
storage temp.   −20°C
antibody form   affinity isolated antibody
antibody product type   primary antibodies
grade   Prestige Antibodies® Powered by Atlas Antibodies
immunogen sequence   ALISKIYPSRDEYEAHQERVLARINKHNNQQALSHSIEEGLKIQAMNRLQRGKKQQIENGSGAEDNGDSSHCSNASTHSNQEAGPSNKRTKTSDDSGLELDNNNAAMAIDPVMDGASEIELV
UniProt accession no.   Q99496
Gene Information   human ... RNF2(6045)

Description

General description

RING finger protein 2 (RNF2), also known as RNF1b, consists of 336 amino acids and it belongs to PcG (polycomb-group) protein family. This protein is encoded by the gene mapped on human chromosome 1q25.3. The encoded protein is characterized with a unique C3HC4 RING finger motif.

Immunogen

ring finger protein 2 recombinant protein epitope signature tag (PrEST)

Application

All Prestige Antibodies Powered by Atlas Antibodies are developed and validated by the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) project (www.proteinatlas.org)and as a result, are supported by the most extensive characterization in the industry.

The Human Protein Atlas project can be subdivided into three efforts: Human Tissue Atlas, Cancer Atlas, and Human Cell Atlas. The antibodies that have been generated in support of the Tissue and Cancer Atlas projects have been tested by immunohistochemistry against hundreds of normal and disease tissues and through the recent efforts of the Human Cell Atlas project, many have been characterized by immunofluorescence to map the human proteome not only at the tissue level but now at the subcellular level. These images and the collection of this vast data set can be viewed on the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) site by clicking on the Image Gallery link. To view these protocols and other useful information about Prestige Antibodies and the HPA, visit sigma.com/prestige.

Physical form

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

Disclaimer

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Biochem/physiol Actions

RING finger protein 2 (RNF2), in association with prohibitin, regulates the activity of E2F transcription factor 1(E2F1) by the direct, prohibitin-mediated pathway and the indirect, p16-mediated pathway. Rnf2 might act as a vital assembly factor in PRC (Polycomb repressive complex), which is required for mammalian development. Decrease in the expression of Rnf2 or ring1b causes gastrulation arrest and cell cycle inhibition. Overexpression of RNF2 results in pathogenesis of urothelial carcinoma of the bladder (UCB). RNF2 interacts with E2 ubiquitin-conjugating enzymes and display E3 ubiquitin ligase activity. RNF2 plays a crucial role in cancer cell survival and proliferation, therefore it can serve as a potential therapeutic target for cancer treatment and prevention.

Linkage

Corresponding Antigen APREST71062.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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Protocols & Articles

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Antibody Basics

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Protocols

Prestige Antibody® Immunofluorescence Procedure

Prestige Antibodies® have been used for subcellular localization studies by immunocytochemistry (ICC) - immunofluorescence (IF) using the protocol described below. In addition to the primary antibodi...
Keywords: Immunocytochemistry, Immunofluorescence, Immunostaining, Sample preparations

Prestige Antibody® Immunohistochemistry Procedure

Prestige Antibodies® developed for immunohistochemistry based expression profiling are recommended to be used according to the standard IHC staining protocol described below.
Keywords: Buffers, Dehydration reaction, Gene expression, Hydration reaction, Immunohistochemistry, Immunostaining, Tissue microarrays

Prestige Antibody® Protein Immunoblotting Procedure

Prestige Antibodies® recommended for Western Blot are recommended to be used according to the standard WB protocol described below. Western blot standard protocol optimized for
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Prestige Antigens™-Blocking Protocol

Prestige Antigens and the corresponding Prestige Antibodies are recommended to be used according to the standard blocking protocol described below.
Keywords: Immunocytochemistry, Immunohistochemistry, Immunostaining, Titrations, Western blot

Western Blot Protocol | Immunoblotting Protocol

Western Blotting refers to the electrophoretic transfer of proteins from sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gels to sheets of PVDF or nitrocellullose membrane, followed by immunodetection of prote...
Keywords: AGE, Buffers, Cell disruption, Detergents, Dialysis, Electroblotting, Electrophoresis, Enzyme activity, Gel electrophoresis, Immunoprecipitation, PAGE, Protein extraction, Purification, Sample preparations, Western blot

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