The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
1/100 - 1/500. Detects a band of approximately 37 kDa (predicted molecular weight: 41 kDa).
FunctionHistone methyltransferase that specifically monomethylates 'Lys-4' of histone H3. H3 'Lys-4' methylation represents a specific tag for epigenetic transcriptional activation. Plays a central role in the transcriptional activation of genes such as collagenase or insulin. Recruited by IPF1/PDX-1 to the insulin promoter, leading to activate transcription. Has also methyltransferase activity toward non-histone proteins such as p53/TP53, TAF10, and possibly TAF7 by recognizing and binding the [KR]-[STA]-K in substrate proteins. Monomethylates 'Lys-189' of TAF10, leading to increase the affinity of TAF10 for RNA polymerase II. Monomethylates 'Lys-372' of p53/TP53, stabilizing p53/TP53 and increasing p53/TP53-mediated transcriptional activation. Also able to demethylated 'Lys-372' of p53/TP53 in vitro.
Tissue specificityWidely expressed. Expressed in pancreatic islets.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the histone-lysine methyltransferase family. SET7 subfamily. Contains 3 MORN repeats. Contains 1 SET domain.
DomainThe SET domain is necessary but not sufficient for histone methyltransferase activity.
Western blot - Anti-SETD7 antibody - C-terminal (ab71214)
Anti-SETD7 antibody - C-terminal (ab71214) at 1/100 dilution + Recombinant Human SETD7 protein (ab51285) at 0.01 µg
Secondary Goat Anti-Rabbit IgG H&L (HRP) preadsorbed (ab97080) at 1/5000 dilution Developed using the ECL technique
Performed under reducing conditions.
Exposure time : 10 seconds
References for Anti-SETD7 antibody - C-terminal (ab71214)
This product has been referenced in:
Chen L et al. Transcriptional control in cardiac progenitors: Tbx1 interacts with the BAF chromatin remodeling complex and regulates Wnt5a. PLoS Genet8:e1002571 (2012).
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