The application notes include recommended starting dilutions; optimal dilutions/concentrations should be determined by the end user.
Protein concentration is above or equal to 0.05 mg/ml. Best used within three months from the date of receipt.
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Preparation and Storage
Stability and Storage
Shipped on dry ice. Upon delivery aliquot and store at -80ºC. Avoid freeze / thaw cycles.
pH: 8.00 Constituents: 0.3% Glutathione, 0.79% Tris HCl
Hindlimb expressed homeobox protein backfoot
Hindlimb-expressed homeobox protein backfoot
Homeobox protein PITX1
Paired like homeodomain 1
Paired like homeodomain transcription factor 1
Paired-like homeodomain transcription factor 1
Pituitary homeo box 1
Pituitary homeobox 1
Pituitary otx related factor
May play a role in the development of anterior structures, and in particular, the brain and facies and in specifying the identity or structure of hindlimb.
Involvement in disease
Defects in PITX1 are a cause of congenital clubfoot (CCF) [MIM:119800]; also known as talipes equinovarus (TEV). Clubfoot is a congenital limb deformity defined as fixation of the foot in cavus, adductus, varus, and equinus (i.e. inclined inwards, axially rotated outwards, and pointing downwards) with concomitant soft tissue abnormalities. Clubfoot may occur in isolation or as part of a syndrome. Clubfoot appears to be a multifactorial trait.
Belongs to the paired homeobox family. Bicoid subfamily. Contains 1 homeobox DNA-binding domain.