A suggested positive control for Western blot is A431 cells; suggested positive control for ICC/IF is Hela cells.
Protein arginine N-methyltransferases, such as CARM1, catalyze the transfer of a methyl group from S-adenosyl-L-methionine to the side chain nitrogens of arginine residues within proteins to form methylated arginine derivatives and S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine. Protein arginine methylation has been implicated in DNA packaging, transcription regulation, signal transduction, mRNA stability, metabolism of nascent pre-RNA, and transcriptional activation. Tissue specificity: Overexpressed in prostate adenocarcinomas and high-grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia.
蛋白别名: Coactivator-associated arginine methyltransferase 1; coactivator-associated arginine methyltransferase 1 variant 5; Histone-arginine methyltransferase CARM1; protein arginine methyltransferase; Protein arginine N-methyltransferase 4
基因别名: CARM1; PRMT4
分子生物学功能: protein modifying enzyme