Cadherin-23 antibody

Principal name

Cadherin-23 antibody

Alternative names for Cadherin-23 antibody

CDH23, KIAA1774, KIAA1812

SwissProt ID

P58365 (Rat), Q99PF4 (Mouse), Q9H251 (Human)

Gene ID

64072 (CDH23)

Available reactivities

Hu (Human), Ms (Mouse), Rt (Rat), Bov (Bovine), Can (Canine), Eq (Equine), GP (Guinea Pig), Por (Porcine), Rb (Rabbit), Ze (Zebrafish)

Available hosts

Mouse, Goat, Rabbit

Available applications

Enzyme Immunoassay (E), Western blot / Immunoblot (WB), Immunocytochemistry/Immunofluorescence (ICC/IF), Paraffin Sections (P)

Background of Cadherin-23 antibody

Cadherin like 23 (or Cadherin 23) is, like other members of the cadherin family, a calcium-dependent cell adhesion glycoprotein that preferentially interacts with itself in connecting cells. It is a single pass type I membrane protein that contains 27 cadherin domains. Cadherin like 23 is expressed in the neurosensory epithelium, where it is thought to be involved in stereocilia organisation and hair bundle formation. Defects in the gene encoding Cadherin like 23 are a cause of Usher syndrome, which is characterised by profound congenital sensorineural deafness and eventual blindness. Mutations in this gene are also a cause of non-syndromic sensorineural deafness autosomal recessive type 12 (DFNB12). Cadherin like 23 has also been associated with age-related hearing loss.

General readings

Roux AF, Faugère V, Le Guédard S, Pallares-Ruiz N, Vielle A, Chambert S, Marlin S, Hamel C, Gilbert B, Malcolm S, Claustres M; French Usher Syndrome Collaboration.
Survey of the frequency of USH1 gene mutations in a cohort of Usher patients shows the importance of cadherin 23 and protocadherin 15 genes and establishes a detection rate of above 90%.
J Med Genet. 2006 Sep;43(9):763-8.
PMID: 16679490

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Lysates

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CDH23 overexpression lysate

CDH23 overexpression lysate  
0.1 mg / €480.00
  OriGene Technologies, Inc.

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