Key features and details
- Rabbit polyclonal to MiTF
- Suitable for: WB, IHC - Wholemount
- Reacts with: Zebrafish
- Isotype: IgG
Product nameAnti-MiTF antibody
See all MiTF primary antibodies
DescriptionRabbit polyclonal to MiTF
Tested applicationsSuitable for: WB, IHC - Wholemountmore details
Species reactivityReacts with: Zebrafish
Recombinant fragment within Zebrafish MiTF aa 151-376 (internal sequence). The exact sequence is proprietary.
Database link: 30080
- Zebrafish muscle tissue extract; zebrafish embryos
Storage instructionsShipped at 4°C. Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Upon delivery aliquot. Store at -20°C long term. Avoid freeze / thaw cycle. Store undiluted.
Storage bufferpH: 7.00
Preservative: 0.01% Thimerosal (merthiolate)
Constituents: PBS, 20% Glycerol
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PurityImmunogen affinity purified
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The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
|WB||1/500 - 1/3000. Predicted molecular weight: 45 kDa.|
|IHC - Wholemount||1/100 - 1/500.|
FunctionTranscription factor for tyrosinase and tyrosinase-related protein 1. Binds to a symmetrical DNA sequence (E-boxes) (5'-CACGTG-3') found in the tyrosinase promoter. Plays a critical role in the differentiation of various cell types as neural crest-derived melanocytes, mast cells, osteoclasts and optic cup-derived retinal pigment epithelium.
Tissue specificityIsoform M is exclusively expressed in melanocytes and melanoma cells. Isoform A and isoform H are widely expressed in many cell types including melanocytes and retinal pigment epithelium (RPE). Isoform C is expressed in many cell types including RPE but not in melanocyte-lineage cells.
Involvement in diseaseDefects in MITF are the cause of Waardenburg syndrome type 2A (WS2A) [MIM:193510]. It is a dominant inherited disorder characterized by sensorineural hearing loss and patches of depigmentation. The features show variable expression and penetrance.
Defects in MITF are a cause of Waardenburg syndrome type 2 with ocular albinism (WS2-OA) [MIM:103470]. It is an ocular albinism with sensorineural deafness.
Defects in MITF are the cause of Tietz syndrome (TIETZS) [MIM:103500]. It is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by generalized hypopigmentation and profound, congenital, bilateral deafness. Penetrance is complete.
Sequence similaritiesBelongs to the MiT/TFE family.
Contains 1 basic helix-loop-helix (bHLH) domain.
modificationsPhosphorylation at Ser-405 significantly enhances the ability to bind the tyrosinase promoter.
- Information by UniProt
- BHLHE32 antibody
- bHLHe32 antibody
- Class E basic helix-loop-helix protein 32 antibody
ab209981 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.