• Official Full Name
  • secretoglobin, family 1D, member 2
  • Background
  • The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the lipophilin subfamily, part of the uteroglobin superfamily, and is an ortholog of prostatein, the major secretory glycoprotein of the rat ventral prostate gland. Lipophilin gene products are widely expressed in normal tissues, especially in endocrine-responsive organs. Assuming that human lipophilins are the functional counterparts of prostatein, they may be transcriptionally regulated by steroid hormones, with the ability to bind androgens, other steroids and possibly bind and concentrate estramustine, a chemotherapeutic agent widely used for prostate cancer. Although the gene has been reported to be on chromosome 10, this sequence appears to be from a cluster of genes on chromosome 11 that includes mammaglobin 2.
  • Synonyms
  • SCGB1D2; secretoglobin, family 1D, member 2; secretoglobin family 1D member 2; LIPB; lipophilin B (uteroglobin family member); prostatein like; LPHB; prostatein like lipophilin B; lipophilin-B; prostatein-like lipophilin B
Source (Host):HEK293Species:Human
Product nameRecombinant Human SCGB1D2 Protein, MYC/DDK-tagged
Source (Host):E. coliSpecies:Human
Product nameRecombinant Human SCGB1D2 protein, His & GST-tagged
Source (Host):Mammalian CellsSpecies:Rat
Product nameRecombinant Rat SCGB1D2 Protein

SCGB1D2 Related Articles

Sjodin, A; Guo, DS; et al. Secretoglobins in the human pituitary: high expression of lipophilin B and its down-regulation in pituitary adenomas. ACTA NEUROPATHOLOGICA 109:381-386(2005).