Product Pathways - Tyrosine Kinase / Adaptors
Axl (C44G1) Rabbit mAb #4566
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Species cross-reactivity is determined by western blot.
Applications Key: W=Western Blotting, IP=Immunoprecipitation, F=Flow Cytometry
Specificity / Sensitivity
Axl (C44G1) Rabbit mAb detects endogenous levels of total Axl protein. The antibody does not cross-react with related proteins.
Source / Purification
Monoclonal antibody is produced by immunizing animals with a recombinant human fragment of the Axl protein.
Western blot analysis of extracts from human skeletal muscle cells (hSkMC), PAE and HUVEC cells using Axl (C44G1) Rabbit mAb.
Axl, Sky, and Mer are three members of a receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) family that share a conserved intracellular tyrosine kinase domain and an extracellular domain similar to those seen in cell adhesion molecules. These RTKs bind the vitamin K-dependent protein growth-arrest-specific 6 (Gas6), which is structurally related to the protein S anticoagulation factor (1). Upon binding to its receptor, Gas6 activates phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase (PI3K) and its downstream targets Akt and S6K, as well as NF-κB (2,3). A large body of evidence supports a role for Gas6/Axl signaling in cell growth and survival in normal and cancer cells (4).
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U.S. Patent No. 5,675,063.
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