Application notesWestern Blot: This antibody did not give bands in initial tests on lysate/cell line, we would welcome your feedback if you have tested this antibody in more suitable positive controls.
FunctionMay be involved in the cell-cell adhesion. May play a role in adipocyte differentiation and development of obesity.
Tissue specificityPredominantly expressed in epithelial cells within different tissues and in the white adipose tissue. Expressed at high levels in small intestine and placenta, at intermediate levels in the heart, skeletal muscle, colon, spleen, kidney and lung and at low levels in the liver and peripheral blood leukocytes.