CST4 Polyclonal Antibody | G-AB-12044
- 3 to 5 Working Days
- Human, Mouse, Rat
CST4 Polyclonal Antibody | G-AB-12044 | Gentaur Antibodies
Overview: The cystatin superfamily encompasses proteins that contain multiple cystatin-like sequences. Some of the members are active cysteine protease inhibitors, while others have lost or perhaps never acquired this inhibitory activity. There are three inhibitory families in the superfamily, including the type 1 cystatins (stefins) , type 2 cystatins and the kininogens. The type 2 cystatin proteins are a class of cysteine proteinase inhibitors found in a variety of human fluids and secretions. The cystatin locus on chromosome 20 contains the majority of the type 2 cystatin genes and pseudogenes. This gene is located in the cystatin locus and encodes a type 2 salivary cysteine peptidase inhibitor. The protein is an S-type cystatin, based on its high level of expression in saliva, tears and seminal plasma. The specific role in these fluids is unclear but antibacterial and antiviral activity is present, consistent with a protective function.
Category Type: Polyclonal Antibody
Research Areas: Cell Biology, Immunology
Reactivity: Human, Mouse, Rat
Gene ID: 1472
Immunogen: Recombinant fusion protein of human CST4 (NP_001890.1) .
Concentration: 1 mg/mL
Buffer: PBS with 0.02% sodium azide, 50% glycerol, pH7.3
Purification method: Affinity purification
Dilution: IHC 1:50-1:100
Storage: Store at -20°C. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.