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Cathepsin E / CTSE Antibody, Rabbit PAb, Antigen Affinity Purified

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Mouse CTSE Antibody Product Information
Immunogen:Recombinant Mouse Cathepsin E / CTSE protein (Catalog#50564-M08H)
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Ig Type:Rabbit IgG
Formulation:0.2 μm filtered solution in PBS with 5% trehalose
Preparation:Produced in rabbits immunized with purified, recombinant Mouse Cathepsin E / CTSE (rM Cathepsin E / CTSE; Catalog#50564-M08H; NP_031825.2; Met 1-Pro 397). Cathepsin E / CTSE specific IgG was purified by Mouse Cathepsin E / CTSE affinity chromatography.
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Cathepsin E/CTSE Background

Cathepsin E Protein (CTSE Protein) is a member of the peptidase C1 family that is a gastric aspartic protease that functions as a disulfide-linked homodimer. Cathepsin E Protein (CTSE Protein) is predominantly present in the cells of immune system and is frequently implicated in antigen processing via the MHC classⅡ pathway which however does not appear to be involved in the digestion of dietary protein. The protein has a specificity similar to that of pepsin and pepsin. Cathepsin E Protein (CTSE Protein) is found in highest concentration in the surface of epithelial mucus-producing cells of the stomach and also been found in more than half of the gastric cancers. It appears, therefore, to be an oncofetal antigen.

Mouse Cathepsin E/CTSE References
  • Zaidi N, et al. (2008) Emerging functional foles of cathepsin E. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 377(2) : 327-30.
  • Zaidi N, et al. (2008) Cathepsin