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Award Number PI Product or Resource References Contact Information or Link


Wallace Ip

Monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies against merlin and PPM1B.

Lepont et al. Point mutation in the NF2 gene of HEI-193 schwannoma cells results in expression of a non-growth suppressive merlin isoform. Mutation Research. 2008 Jan 1; 637(1-2); 142-151.


David Gutmann

polyclonal rabbit anti-protein 4.1B

Robb VA, Gerber MA, Hart-Mahon EK, Gutmann DH: Membrane localization of the U2domain of Protein 4.1B is necessary and sufficient for meningioma growth suppression. Oncogene 24:1946-57, 2005.

Kuns R, Kissil JL, Newsham IF, Jacks T, Gutmann DH, Sherman LS: Protein 4.1B expression is induced in mammary epithelial cells during pregnancy and regulates their proliferation. Oncogene 24:6502-15, 2005.


Marco Giovannini and David Gutmann

Polyclonal rabbit anti-TSLC1 and polyclonal rabbit anti-protein 4.1B

Surace E, et al. 2004. Loss of tumor suppressor in lung cancer-1 (TSLC1) expression in meningioma correlates with increased malignancy grade and reduced patient survival. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurology 63(10):1015-1027.

Mcclatchey AI and Giovannini M. 2005. Membrane organization and tumorigenesis-the NF2 tumor suppressor, Merlin. Genes Dev 19(19):2265-2277


Margaret Wallace

Polyclonal rabbit anti-neurofibromin: PcNFn27 Monoclonal rabbit anti-neurofibromin: McNFn27a and McNFn27b

Muir D, Neubauer D, Lim IT, Yachinis AT, Wallace MR. Tumorigenic Properties of Neurofibromin-Deficient Neurofibroma Schwann Cells. Am J Pathol. 2001 February; 158(2): 501-513. (external link) (external link)