MICA cDNA ORF Clone, Human, N-His tag General Information
Identical with the Gene Bank Ref. ID sequence.
Full length Clone DNA of Human MHC class I polypeptide-related sequence A with N terminal His tag.
Enhanced CMV promoter
KpnI + XbaI(6kb+1.18kb)
His Tag Sequence: CACCATCACCACCATCATCACCACCATCAC
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.**
MICA cDNA ORF Clone, Human, N-His tag Validated Images
MICA cDNA ORF Clone, Human, N-His tag Alternative Names
DAMA-345G11.2 cDNA ORF Clone, Human;FLJ36918 cDNA ORF Clone, Human;FLJ60820 cDNA ORF Clone, Human;MGC111087 cDNA ORF Clone, Human;MGC21250 cDNA ORF Clone, Human;MIC-A cDNA ORF Clone, Human;PERB11.1 cDNA ORF Clone, Human
MICA Background Information
MHC class I chain-related molecules A (MICA) is one of the genes in the HLA class I region, which belongs to MHC class I family. It is the member of the non-classical class I family that displays the greatest degree of polymorphism. The MICA protein product is expressed on the cell surface, although unlike canonical class I molecules does not seem to associate with beta-2-microglobulin. It is thought that MICA functions as a stress-induced antigen that is broadly recognized by NK cells, NKT cells, and most of the subtypes of T cells. The Natural killer group 2D (NKG2D), a C-type lectin-like activating immunoreceptor, is a receptor of MICA, which was detected on most gammadelta T cells, CD8+ alphabeta T cells, and natural killer (NK) cells. Effector cells from all these subsets could be stimulated by ligation of NKG2D. Engagement of NKG2D activated cytolytic responses of gammadelta T cells and NK cells against transfectants and epithelial tumor cells expressing MICA. The MICA system is a novel, avidin-free immunohistochemical detection system that provides a significant increase in sensitivity compared to traditional immunodetection systems.
MHC class I polypeptide-related sequence A
Choy MK, et al. (2010) MICA polymorphism: biology and importance in immunity and disease. Trends Mol Med. 16(3): 97-106.Li J, et al. (2005) Distinct pattern of human Vdelta1 gammadelta T cells recognizing MICA. Cell Mol Immunol. 2(4): 253-8.Mangham DC, et al. (2000) MICA-a highly sensitive and avidin-free immunohistochemical detection system. Adv Anat Pathol. 7(6): 360-4.Bauer S, et al. (1999) Activation of NK cells and T cells by NKG2D, a receptor for stress-inducible MICA. Science. 285(5428): 727-9.Groh V, et al. (1998) Recognition of stress-induced MHC molecules by intestinal epithelial gammadelta T cells. Science. 279: 1737-40.