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M9317 Sigma-Aldrich

Anti-MeCP2 antibody produced in rabbit

~0.6 mg/mL, affinity isolated antibody, buffered aqueous solution

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Related Categories Alphabetical Index, Antibodies, Antibodies for Cell Biology, Antibodies for Epigenetics, Antibodies for Epigenetics and Nuclear Signaling,
conjugate   unconjugated
clone   polyclonal
biological source   rabbit
application(s)   microarray: suitable
  western blot: 0.5-1 μg/mL using nuclear extracts of the MCF7 breast carcinoma cell line.
species reactivity   human
mol wt   antigen ~75 kDa
form   buffered aqueous solution
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C
antibody form   affinity isolated antibody
antibody product type   primary antibodies
concentration   ~0.6 mg/mL
UniProt accession no.   P51608
Gene Information   human ... MECP2(4204)
mouse ... Mecp2(17257)
rat ... Mecp2(29386)

Description

General description

Methyl-CpG binding protein 2 (MeCP2) possesses a methyl-CpG-binding domain (MBD) and a transcriptional repression domain.

Immunogen

synthetic peptide corresponding to the C-terminus of human MeCP2 (amino acids 465-478) conjugated to KLH. The sequence is conserved in rat and mouse.

Application

Anti-MeCP2 antibody produced in rabbit has been used for western blotting and immunofluorescence.

Physical form

Solution in 0.01 M phosphate buffered saline, pH 7.4, containing 1% bovine serum albumin and 15 mM sodium azide.

Disclaimer

Unless otherwise stated in our catalog or other company documentation accompanying the product(s), our products are intended for research use only and are not to be used for any other purpose, which includes but is not limited to, unauthorized commercial uses, in vitro diagnostic uses, ex vivo or in vivo therapeutic uses or any type of consumption or application to humans or animals.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Methyl-CpG binding protein 2 (MeCP2) has been shown be crucial for brain development. It is part of the methyl-CpG-binding proteins, which are involved in repression of gene expression by binding to methylated DNA. Mutations in the gene encoding MeCP2 have been associated with Rett syndrome (RTT).

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Safety Information

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NONH for all modes of transport
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Protocols & Articles

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Protocols

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