K Cadherin cDNA ORF Clone, Human, N-Myc tag General Information
Full length Clone DNA of Human cadherin 6, type 2, K-cadherin (fetal kidney) with N terminal Myc tag.
Enhanced CMV promoter
Myc Tag Sequence: GAGCAGAAACTCATCTCAGAAGAGGATCTG
T7( 5' TAATACGACTCACTATAGGG 3' )
BGH( 5' TAGAAGGCACAGTCGAGG 3' )
The plasmid is confirmed by full-length sequencing.
Antibiotic in E.coli
Antibiotic in Mammalian cell
Stable or Transient mammalian expression
Storage & Shipping
Each tube contains lyophilized plasmid.
The lyophilized plasmid can be stored at ambient temperature for three months.
**Sino Biological guarantees 100% sequence accuracy of all synthetic DNA constructs we deliver, but we do not guarantee protein expression in your experimental system. Protein expression is influenced by many factors that may vary between experiments or laboratories.**
K Cadherin cDNA ORF Clone, Human, N-Myc tag Alternative Names
CAD6 cDNA ORF Clone, Human;KCAD cDNA ORF Clone, Human
K Cadherin Background Information
Cadherins are a family of calcium-dependent, cell-cell adhesion molecules that play an important morphoregulatory role in a wide variety of tissues. Alterations in cadherin function have been implicated in tumor progression in a number of adenocarcinomas. Cadherin-6 (CDH6), also known as K-cadherin (KCAD), is a type-II classic cadherin cell-cell adhesion molecules, which are expressed in graded or areal patterns, as well as layer-specific patterns, in the cortical plate. Human Cadherin-6 is synthesized as a 790 aa type I transmembrane glycoprotein that contains a 18 aa signal peptide, a 35 aa propeptide, a 562 aa extracellular region, a 21 aa transmembrane segment, and a 154 aa cytoplasmic domain. There are five cadherin domains of approximately 110 aa each in the extracellular region. Cadherin-6 is highly expressed in brain, cerebellum, and kidney, and may contribute to the formation of the segmental structure of the early brain, as well as the development of renal proximal tubules. Weak expression is also detected lung, pancreas, and gastric mucosa. Additionally, it is specifically expressed in the proximal tubule of normal kidneys and in renal cell cancer. Thus , Cadherin-6 is a new prognostic factor for renal cancer.
cadherin 6, type 2, K-cadherin (fetal kidney)
Paul R, et al. (1997) Cadherin-6, a cell adhesion molecule specifically expressed in the proximal renal tubule and renal cell carcinoma. Cancer Res. 57(13): 2741-8.Paul R, et al. (2004) Cadherin-6: a new prognostic marker for renal cell carcinoma. J Urol. 171(1): 97-101.Taniguchi H, et al. (2006) Classic cadherins regulate tangential migration of precerebellar neurons in the caudal hindbrain. Development. 133(10): 1923-31.Liu Q, et al. (2006) cadherin-6 message expression in the nervous system of developing zebrafish. Dev Dyn. 235(1): 272-8.