Product Details
Catalog Number: RA19067
Applications: WB, IHC
Type: Rabbit IgG
Immunogen: Synthetic peptide comprising residues 513-526 [TERHGLKEPKRVEE] of the human Nurr1 protein. Reacts with rat and mouse Nurr1.
Format A: Affinity Purified
Format B: liquid
Species Reactivity: Mouse, Rat
Downloads: Datasheet (pdf)
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Alternate Names: NOT; NURR1; TINUR; Nuclear Receptor of T Cells; Nuclear Receptor Related 1; Transcriptionally Inducible Nuclear Receptor; Nuclear Receptor Subfamily 4, group A, member 2; nuclear receptor subfamily 4, group A, member 2.

The Nurr1 gene  encodes  a  member  of  the  steroid-thyroid hormone- retinoid receptor superfamily. The encoded protein may act as a transcription factor. Mutations in this gene have been associated with disorders  related  to  dopaminergic dysfunction,  including Parkinson's. 

Nurr1 is a stem cell marker and cooperates with PITX3 to promote terminal maturation of murine and human embryonic stem cell cultures to a midbrain dopamine neuron phenotype.  In addition, Nurr1 is involved in the regulation of corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH), which may be linked to and associated with rheumatoid arthritis.

Image: Nurr1 staining of rat adult hippocampus. Tissue was fixed in paraformaldehyde and cut in 20 micron sections. Dulution 1:100.  

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