Overview

  • Product nameAnti-PAX8 antibody [ZR-1]
    See all PAX8 primary antibodies
  • Description
    Rabbit monoclonal [ZR-1] to PAX8
  • Tested applicationsSuitable for: IHC-P, IHC-Frmore details
  • Species reactivity
    Reacts with: Mouse, Rat, Human
  • Immunogen

    Synthetic peptide corresponding to the C-terminus of Human PAX8.

  • Positive control
    • Thyroid carcinoma, Ovarian Clear Cell Carcinoma.

Properties

Applications

Our Abpromise guarantee covers the use of ab122944 in the following tested applications.

The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.

Application Abreviews Notes
IHC-P 1/50 - 1/100. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval with Tris/EDTA buffer pH 9.0 before commencing with IHC staining protocol.
IHC-Fr 1/50 - 1/100.

Target

  • FunctionTranscription factor for the thyroid-specific expression of the genes exclusively expressed in the thyroid cell type, maintaining the functional differentiation of such cells.
  • Tissue specificityExpressed in the excretory system, thyroid gland and Wilms tumors.
  • Involvement in diseaseDefects in PAX8 are the cause of congenital hypothyroidism non-goitrous type 2 (CHNG2) [MIM:218700]. CHNG2 is a disease characterized by thyroid dysgenesis, the most frequent cause of congenital hypothyroidism, accounting for 85% of case. The thyroid gland can be completely absent (athyreosis), ectopically located and/or severely hypoplastic. Ectopic thyroid gland is the most frequent malformation, with thyroid tissue being found most often at the base of the tongue.
  • Sequence similaritiesContains 1 paired domain.
  • Developmental stageIn developing excretory system, during thyroid differentiation and in adult thyroid.
  • Cellular localizationNucleus.
  • Information by UniProt
  • Database links
  • Alternative names
    • OTTHUMP00000158659 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000158660 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000203723 antibody
    • OTTHUMP00000203724 antibody
    • Paired box 8 antibody
    • Paired box gene 8 antibody
    • paired box homeotic gene 8 antibody
    • Paired box protein Pax 8 antibody
    • Paired box protein Pax-8 antibody
    • Paired domain gene 8 antibody
    • PAX 8 antibody
    • PAX8 antibody
    • PAX8_HUMAN antibody
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References for Anti-PAX8 antibody [ZR-1] (ab122944)

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