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ECB-ANTIBODY-26395247

Antibody Name: ddx4 Ab1

Common Name: DEAD-box helicase 4

RRID:
Synonyms: Sp-Vasa, Vasa, vas

Antigens
Gene: ddx4

Clone Type: Polyclonal
Source:

Antibody
Clone Number
Purification
Isotype isotype unknown
Host Organism rabbit
Echinoderm Reactivity S. purpuratus
Non-Echinoderm Reactivity
Description: Small micromere-specific antibody that recognizes a ~80 kDa protein. Created at Sigma Genosys, The Woodlands, Texas for usage at the Providence Institute of Molecular Oogenesis at Brown University, Rhode Island. Previously supplied by Gary M. Wessel.
Immunogen
Name Sp-vasa DEAD-box
Type polypeptide
Post Translational Modifications None
Source Organism purple sea urchin
Description Vasa-specific motif with DEAD-box region ligated to keyhole limpet hemocyanin.
Sequence [+]
Reported Usage
flow cytometry
immunofluorescence
western blot
Publications
First: Vasa protein expression is restricted to the small micromeres of the sea urchin, but is inducible in other lineages early in development., Dev Biol 2008  
Most recent: Deadenylase depletion protects inherited mRNAs in primordial germ cells., Development 2014  
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