1/100 - 1/500. Perform heat mediated antigen retrieval before commencing with IHC staining protocol. Use 10mM Citrate buffer or Tris-EDTA buffer (PH8.0)
功能Negative regulator of beta amyloid peptide production. May inhibit the processing of APP by blocking its access to alpha-and beta-secretase. Binding to the beta-secretase-cleaved APP C-terminal fragment is negligible, suggesting that ITM2C is a poor gamma-secretase cleavage inhibitor. May play a role in TNF-induced cell death and neuronal differentiation.
组织特异性High levels in the brain, specifically in the cerebral cortex, medulla, amygdala, hippocampus, thalamus, caudate nucleus, cerebellum, olfactory lobe and spinal cord. Very low levels in other organs.
序列相似性Belongs to the ITM2 family. Contains 1 BRICHOS domain.
翻译后修饰Type I membrane-bound, as well as soluble, furin has a pre-eminent role in ITM2C proteolytic processing. PCSK7 and PCSK5 may also be involved although to a lesser extent. The soluble form of PCSK7 is incapable of processing ITM2C.