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Table 1 Genes included in the TaqMan® low density human endogenous control panel

From: Identification of Importin 8 (IPO8) as the most accurate reference gene for the clinicopathological analysis of lung specimens

Gene symbol Gene name Function
18S 18S Ribosomal RNA One 18S molecule makes the small subunit of the ribosome
ACTB Beta-Actin Cytoskeletal structural protein
B2M Beta-2-Microglobulin Beta-chain of major histocompatibility complex class I molecules
GAPDH Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase Oxidoreductase in glycolysis and gluconeogenesis
GUSB Beta-Glucuronidase Degradation of dermatan and keratan sulfates
HMBS Hydroxymethylbilane synthase Heme synthesis, porphyrin metabolism
HPRT1 Hypoxanthine phosphoribosyl transferase Purine synthesis in salvage pathway
IPO8 Importin8 Function in nuclear protein import
PGK1 Phosphoglycerate kinase Glycolytic enzyme
POLR2A RNA Polymerase II Catalyzes the RNA synthesis from DNA
PPIA Peptidylprolyl isomerase A Catalyzes the cis-trans isomerization of proline imidic peptide bonds in oligopeptides, accelerating folding
RPLP0 Ribosomal large P0 Ribosome biogenesis and assembly
TBP TATA binding protein General RNA polymerase II transcription factor
TFRC Transferrin receptor Cellular uptake of iron
UBC Ubiquitin C Protein degradation
YWHAZ Tyrosinmonooxygenase/Tryp-tophanmonooxygenase activation protein Signal transduction by binding to phosphorylated serine residues on a variety of signaling molecules