CHTF8 antibody

Principal name

CHTF8 antibody

Alternative names for CHTF8 antibody

hCTF8, DERPC, Chromosome transmission fidelity protein 8 homolog, Decreased expression in renal and prostate cancer protein

SwissProt ID

P0C6S9 (Bovin), P0C6T0 (Mouse), P0C6T1 (Rat), Q8WV66 (Human)

Gene ID

54921 (CHTF8)

Ncbi ID


Background of CHTF8 antibody

This gene encodes a short protein that forms part of the Ctf18 replication factor C (RFC) complex that occurs in both yeast and mammals. The heteroheptameric RFC complex plays a role in sister chromatid cohesion and may load the replication clamp PCNA (proliferating cell nuclear antigen) onto DNA during DNA replication and repair. This gene is ubiquitously expressed and has been shown to have reduced expression in renal and prostate tumors. Alternative splicing results in multiple variants encoding different isoforms. This gene has a pseudogene on chromosome X. [provided by RefSeq]. Transcript Variant: This variant (1) represents the longest transcript. Variants 1 and 4 encode the same isoform (A).

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